April 30, 2018 – June 22, 2018 all-day
Members only event $2995.00 (excl. GST)
Anne-Marie McNally
03 9867 5322
  • Family Business: different and significant – what advisers need to know
  • Grossing generations: the evolution of family enterprise
  • Family Enterprise challenges and opportunities (part 1) – strategy and governance
  • Family Enterprise challenges and opportunities (part 2) – succession and entrepreneurial renewal

The course is delivered over 8 weeks with an additional 12 days to complete the final assessment piece.

Throughout the course you will be challenged to rethink your views on family business advising through the expertise of your facilitators and the sharing of experiences and learnings by your peers.

You will demonstrate your increased knowledge and expertise through practical assessment tasks designed to further develop your skills in applying tools which will add value to your practice.


Dr. Chris Graves PhD CA

Chris Graves is a Chartered Accountant, Co-Founder and Co-Director of the University of Adelaide’s Family Business Education and Research Group [FBERG]. Chris completed his PhD at the University of Adelaide, which investigated the influence of the family system on family business strategy and performance. His PhD research received an honourable mention award from the Family Firm Institute (FFI), based in the USA. He is currently undertaking a Graduate Diploma in Family Therapy as part of his work with the family business sector.

Dr Francesco (Frank) Barbera

Frank Barbera is a Senior Lecturer and Co-Director of the Family Business Education & Research Group at the Adelaide Business School. His research interests encompass a wide range of issues applied to family business, entrepreneurship, small business management, and family business education. In 2014 Frank received his Ph.D. in Economics from Bond University while working at the Australian Centre for Family Business. Frank’s expertise in the family business field also includes being the former Director of the Family Enterprise Centre at Stetson University in Florida, USA, and an award winning member of the Editorial Board for the Family Business Review.

These courses are strictly for members only. If you would like to become a member please click here

Courses in this series

Advising Business Families – Part 1 $2,995.00 (ex GST)
30 April – 22 June, 2018

Advising Business Families – Part 2 $2,995.00 (ex GST)
9 July – 31 August, 2018

Governing the Family Enterprise $2,995.00 (ex GST)
17 September – 9 November, 2018

Payment Options

  • Payment plans can be organised
  • Credit Cards or Invoice
  • Book two courses now and receive a 5% discount on the second course
  • Book three courses now and receive an additional 10% on the third course

Registrations must be made at the same time for these discounts to be applied. Please contact FBA to secure these discounts or discuss payment plan options – 1800 249 357.