Dubai: Guide on Family Business Governance Issued

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Dubai: Guide on Family Business Governance Issued

Albayan, 11 July 2023: In line with the directives of the Dubai Ruler to develop a comprehensive system which aids family businesses, the Dubai Centre for Family Businesses has released a guide to assist these businesses in creating and implementing the necessary governance frameworks.

The objective is to ensure a smooth transition of leadership and the continuity of operations. This guide draws upon the best international practices while considering the local context of the Emirate.

It emphasises the importance and role of the Family Constitution, also referred to as the Family Accord or Family Protocol. Moreover, it offers practical advice and tools to support families in establishing effective governance practices within their businesses.

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Tanya Jain