Peter Englisch, Global Leader, EY Global Family Business Center of Excellence
This question goes to the heart of family business philanthropy. And it’s central to our latest study, which surveyed over 500 family businesses globally and found what makes them engage in giving.
Peter Englisch, Global Family Business Leader, EY
Ever wonder what holds the world’s largest family businesses together?
One word: philanthropy. Continue reading
The importance of family businesses to the global economy is undeniable. According to the European Commission, they account for more than 60% of all companies in Europe and the Americas and about 50% of employment. But for many, succession planning can be a cause of anxiety, and there are many misconceptions around what is involved.
These days, corporate philanthropy is big business, and companies are giving more and more as part of their corporate social responsibility efforts.