FBN Belgium is the Belgian chapter of the world’s leading organisation of business families: FBN International.
Founded in 2005 we are a vibrant community of 113 business families, encompassing 1200 individual members of which 36% are NxGs and 23% are Now Gens.
Family Businesses in General
*Source: Study Prof Lambrecht Economic Importance family Businesses in Belgium (FR)
“ FBN Belgium helps everyone to become aware of the many challenges business families face to become a responsible and engaged shareholder.The wide variety of speakers and topics covered in our program bring to our members, in a safe space, valuable peer learning opportunities. They truly feel they are not alone in the family business challenges they meet. ”
“When we created FBN Belgium in 2005, we knew very well that we were responding to an urgent need of family businesses.”
"Family businesses think in terms of generations and represent a factor of stability, in a society where most are worried about the next 'quarter results'. For them, growth only makes sense if it is sustainable."
“ The wide variety of speakers and topics we cover helps our members to answer their questions and have peer learning moments. You are not alone in your path to success with your family business ”
“ FBN Belgium makes it possible to raise everyone's awareness of the many challenges of family businesses and to become responsible and committed shareholders. ”