What is FBN?

The Family Business Network (FBN) is the world’s leading family business organization. ‘By family businesses’ and ‘for family businesses’’, FBN is a safe, shared-learning space for enterprising families to flourish across generations, through the exchange of excellent, innovative and impactful practices.

Founded in 1989, it is headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland. A vibrant community spanning across the world, it brings together over 3,400 business owning families – 11,000 individual members including 4,500 Next-Generation members – in 31 chapters covering 65 countries. FBN organizes annually 750 activities in its chapters, internationally, regionally or locally.

For more information on FBN: www.fbn-i.org


Join the Community of NxG Entrepreneurs

For a decade now FBN has been fostering a community of NxG Entrepreneurs through the NxG Award. The community encourages intra and entrepreneurial projects and thought exchange within the members. This unique network of entrepreneurial individuals with family business backgrounds brings together a wealth of knowledge and experience of like-minded individuals. The main event of the Community of NxG Entrepreneurs: The FBN NxG Entrepreneurs’ Day is held in late November.