How To Lead a Flourishing Family Enterprise
by Dirk Junge
Are you concerned about your family business' legacy or how future generations might spend your family's wealth? Do you want to divide your family wealth fairly among its heirs while maintaining the integrity of your family enterprises?
The Pitcairn Family faced these same questions when members of the third and fourth generations had differing ideas about how to operate the family businesses. Dirk Junge, a fourth-generation Pitcairn family member, helped his family overcome these obstacles when, in 1987, the family transitioned from focusing on its own wealth management to helping other families preserve their multigenerational wealth. As Dirk told prospective clients, "We've made all the mistakes your family doesn't want to make."