Mission Statement

An Institute of Family Businesses for Family Businesses


The mission of the institute is…

… to highlight the opportunities and risks of the company form – family business,

… to make substantial contributions to theory formationresearch, teaching and education,

… to promote the exchange of ideas and experience of members of family businesses and business families,

… to educate potential successors and managers for family businesses,

… to provide the scientific knowledge gained to interested members of business families and family businesses,

… and to strengthen the future viability of family businesses and business families through numerous activities.

Stipendium zu vergeben!


Das WIFU vergibt ein Stipendium im Bereich Organisation und Entwicklung von Unternehmerfamilien. Ausführliche Informationen finden sich hier.