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Governance Series: Navigating the path to long-term success of your family business

The Governance Series continues to foster valuable networking and educational opportunities dedicated to family businesses, with a strong emphasis on the pivotal aspect of governance.

During this exclusive gathering, you’ll gain a unique opportunity to participate in an interactive case study workshop on family governance, and engage in enlightening discussions with other family members, and familiarize yourself with leading practices in managing family governance.

Date: 27 September 2023
Time: 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Venue: Dubai Chambers

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of family governance leading practices
  • Understand the key success elements of a well-defined family governance structure
  • Learn how to identify improvement opportunities within the family governance framework
  • Discover how governance impacts performance and decision-making
  • Engage in collaborative discussions with peers to explore and generate ideas on various aspects of family governance.

Sir James Wates

Sir James Wates has worked for the Wates Group since 1983. He was Chairman from 2013 to 2023. Outside of the company, James is Chairman of the Institute for Family Business and a Non-executive Director of Argent Services LLP.

Mr. Fardan Alfardan

Mr. Fardan Ali Alfardan serves as the Chief Investment Officer of the Alfardan Group and is the founder & SEO of Embassy Capital Limited. Mr. Fardan Alfardan has been actively involved in the creation of REIT and real estate funds.

To learn more and share your interest in joining the event please email us on DCFB@dubaichamber.com

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