January 23, 2020

Damning the Divine Right

Abraham Lincoln neatly assessed the challenges facing the offspring of successful parents when he said: “You have to do your own growing no matter how tall […]
January 23, 2020

What if you look back and realise you got it all wrong

Steve Jobs designed some of the most successful and iconic products of all time, he amassed a $14.1bn fortune and was one of the richest people […]
January 23, 2020

SBC interviews Richard Hanlon

January 23, 2020

Born With a Silver Spoon

Full version of article featured in Autumn 2017 Capital Finance Magazine. When considering who is to blame for the ‘shirtsleeves to shirtsleeves in three generations’ phenomena, […]
January 23, 2020

The Right Person for the Job

Succession planning doesn’t start with people it starts with the requirements of the job, this is according to professor of business David Ulrich from the University […]
January 23, 2020

13th September 2017: Princip.al Family member workshop

Brussels Family member workshop ‘Passing the buck’. Moderated by Simon Bloom. Brussels Further details: https://princip.al/events/
January 23, 2020

Interview with Jim Miller

January 23, 2020

Skilled Living

One of the most hotly contested arguments in football circles centres on the relative abilities of players Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. Both men are extraordinarily […]
January 23, 2020

ToM: The other side of the coin

A version of this article first appeared in the Summer 2017 edition of CFI Magazine http://cfi.co/magazine/ The children of self-made success stories have much to live up […]
January 23, 2020

27th-28th June 2017: The 4th European Family Wealth Forum

The 4th European Family Wealth Forum / The Savoy, London Simon Bloom to moderate panel on 27th June at 3.00 pm – 3.50 pm : Generations […]
January 23, 2020

June 8th 2017 : The Family Business of the Year Awards

The Family Business of the Year Awards / May Fair Hotel, London. SBC are sponsoring the Luxury Goods Family Business of the Year Award For further […]
January 23, 2020

SBC : Running the Family Enterprise

January 23, 2020

Wealth – when too much really is too much

From the outside observer, being born into wealth can mean nothing but a life of privilege and luxury. But unless parents understand the specific needs for […]
January 23, 2020

What is the price of happiness

First published in the Spring edition of Capital Finance Page 135 There are people who have money, and then there are people who are rich, that was the […]
January 23, 2020

Avoiding the traps of wealth transition

First published on Family Business United Pressure to pass the family business to the next generation and pressure to accept the role creates succession challenges on both […]