Transition in family owned companies: Like father, like son?

25 April 2017,  18h30 - 22h00,  Antwerpen


25 Apr 2017
18h30 - 22h00
Price (excl. VAT):
€ 50: Members of LEAD-IN
€ 100: Non-members

Cancellation free of charge until 18/04/2017


Universiteit Antwerpen
Klooster van de Grauwzusters - Gebouw S
Lange Sint-Annastraat 7
2000 Antwerpen



Alignment of two generations in family businesses

You will experience an interesting debate with real life cases on the emotional aspects of the transition process in a family business.

Panel members

Three family businesses have been selected. Both father and son will elaborate on their own experience and the difficulties encountered during the transition they have been through or are still going through.

Tom Johan zw    

Willemen Groep: Johan & Tom Willemen


Karel Bert zw         
Miniflat: Karel & Bert Dierick      

Peter Marcel zw                   
Moore Stephens Belgium: Marcel en Peter Verschelden




Which lessons can be learned?

They will provide you with answers to questions such as:

- How to involve and prepare the next generation?
- How to manage the transition as serenely as possible within the family?
- How to align everyone in terms of strategy, vision and company value?
- How to let go?

Other panel members

Hanne zwHanne Van Waeyenberge en Annemie Colruyt, both founder of “het Reflectiecentrum FamilieBedrijven”, will be joining the debate in their capacity of experts.
“Het Reflectiecentrum FamilieBedrijven” is specialized in mediation, coaching & training families and focuses on the support and emotional aspect during the process of transition.

vincent Molly zw

Professor Vincent Molly, Academic director of the competence center “Family businesses”, will share his expertise in a brief introduction.



Geert Motmans zw
Geert Motmans
, owner Motmans & Partners, will guide us through this interesting discussion.


18h30: Welcome & registration
19h00: Academic insights from Professor Dr. Vincent Molly, Academic director of the compentence center “Family businesses” – Antwerp Management School
19h15: Panel debate
20h15: Q&A
20h30: Network reception
22h00: End

This debate will be held in Dutch.

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