BOSTON (PRWEB) January 14, 2019
The Family Firm Institute (FFI) Awards Certificates to graduates from the Bahamas, Belgium, Brazil, Czech Republic, England, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Norway, Singapore, Spain, and the United States.
The Family Firm Institute, Inc. has granted certificates in Family Business Advising (CFBA), Family Wealth Advising (CFWA), and Advanced Certificates in Family Business Advising (ACFBA) to a distinguished group of professionals in the family enterprise field. The FFI Global Education Network (FFI GEN) curriculum has been developed by The Family Firm Institute, Inc. and is the gold standard educational program for advisors and consultants working with families in business and families of wealth. The program benefits both family business advisors and their clients by establishing and providing objective and research-based professional standards for advisors to family-owned enterprises and families of wealth.
The following students received Certificates in Family Business Advising (CFBA), Family Wealth Advising (CFWA), and Advanced Certificates in Family Business Advising (ACFBA) in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Fiona Hinrichsen, Ernst & Young, Melbourne, Australia (CFBA)
Antonia Ferguson, Ansbacher Bahamas Limited, Nassau, Bahamas (CFWA)
Felipe Aquino, EY Brazil, São Paolo, Brazil (CFBA)
Lucy Comacchio, Rawlinson & Hunter, Cayman Islands (CFWA)
Lucie Říhová, EY Czech Republic, [Prague], Czech Republic (CFBA)
James Heathcote, EY UK, Leeds, England (CFBA)
Emma Rudge, Michaelmores LLP, Bristol, England (ACFBA)
Joy Chufen Chen, Ernst & Young Hong Kong, Hong Kong (CFWA)
Siew Chi Thin, Deloitte & Touche, Singapore LLP, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Dual CFBA/CFWA)
Aud-Marit Naess, EY Norway, Bergen, Norway (CFBA)
Calvin Chan, Singapore (Dual CFBA/CFWA)
Rafael Alberca Alvarez, Wealth Solutions, Madrid, Spain (CFBA)
Brett Coffman, BB&T Wealth, Charlotte, NC (ACFBA)
Riley Mengarelli, Northwest Farm Credit Services, Cheney, WA (Dual CFBA/CFWA)
About the Global Education Network (GEN)
The FFI Global Education Network (GEN) is a global forum that offers cutting-edge multidisciplinary courses and world-class certificate programs for family enterprise advisers, practitioners, academics, and professionals. GEN is the educational arm of the prestigious Family Firm Institute, the most trusted and globally recognized provider of family enterprise professional education in the world. Certificate programs include online coursework, live video conferencing, and in-person seminars. Courses are currently open for enrollment: visit http://www.ffigen.org to learn more.
About the Family Firm Institute (FFI)
FFI’s mission is to be the global network of thought leaders in the field of family enterprise. We provide research-based learning and relevant tools for advisers, consultants, academics, and family enterprise members to drive success.
Professionals, educators and researchers, as well as family enterprise members from nearly 80 countries across the globe, belong to FFI. Together they create the oldest and most prestigious multidisciplinary professional association for family enterprise in the world.