IMF Award for Julia Berkmann

Janina Berkmann received the IMF Award (Institut für Mittelstand und Familienunternehmen) at HSBA Hamburg School of Business Administration this year. Her outstanding Bachelor thesis titled ”When the senior leaves and the junior takes over – preparing employees for succession in a family business“ contributes to family business research in the field of succession.
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Invitation for Distinguished Guests at MCI

We have the pleasure to welcome further Distinguished Guests at the MCI and look forward to your participation!

Mario Moretti Poegato
(Founder & President, GEOX SpA)
| October 12, 2018 | 12.30 - 14.00 h | Link |


Prof. Dr. Dr. H.C. Mult. Brun-Hagen Hennerkes
(Rechtsanwalt & Präsident Stiftung Familienunternehmen)
| November 16, 2018| 12.30 - 14.00 h | Link |


First Day for Family Business Entrepreneurs at MCI
Monday, 14. May 2018 | 14:00 - 18:00


For the first day for family business entrepreneurs at MCI - exchange of impulses, experiences, challenges and solutions - everything about family businesses had priority. One of the highlights of the event was the speech of DI Klaus Ortner, CEO of IGO Industries GmbH, Innsbruck & Vienna, who leads his family businesses to an international dealing, multi-billion enterprise...

Find more information about the event in our program. To read our news article click here.

A visual review:

1. Tag der Familienunternehmer Leiterin Anita Zehrer  1. Tag der Familienunternehmer Podiumsdiskussion  1. Tag der Familienunternehmer Beirat Baumgartner  1. Tag der Familienunternehmer Publikum 


3rd Forum Family Business for students

For the third time, students had the opportunity to meet leading entrepreneurs and gain interesting insights into these family-operated organizations.

The following entrepreneurs particitpated in the forum: Claudia Berghofer (Adler Lacke), Elisabeth Hauser (Hotel Stanglwirt), Simon Meinschad (Hollu Hygienehandel GmbH) and others.
Find more information here. To read our news article click here.

Forum FB 2018 B  Forum FB 2018 A  Forum FB 2018 C  Forum FB 2018 D 



New education program for families

New education program Future Family Enterprise: Sustaining Multigenerational Success in Cambridge at the MIT Management Executive Education | 7.-12.October.2018 | Flyer


„I find it very important and valuable that this platform exists where family entrepreneurs can exchange experiences at eye level on a trustful basis."
Susanne Neuhauser, CEO, Travel agency Idealtours GmbH