Family Managed Business Consulting

At Acumen, we have a profound appreciation for the distinct challenges and prospects that confront family-managed enterprises. Our core expertise, with a rich history of family business consulting services, lies in delivering all-encompassing consultancy solutions customised to suit the precise requirements of family-run businesses. Our team of seasoned professionals possesses the expertise and experience to empower your family-owned business, ensuring its prosperity and longevity for generations to come.

Why Choose Acumen for Family Managed Business Consulting?

Acumen is more than just a business consultancy; we are your trusted partner in ensuring the success and longevity of your family business with our tried and tested family business consulting services, with great and consistent outcomes.

Here's why you should choose us:

Family-Centric Approach: As a business management consultant firm with indubitable market standing, we recognise that family businesses are more than just profit centres; they are a source of heritage, tradition, and values. Our approach is centred on preserving your family's legacy while driving growth and innovation.

Specialised Expertise: Our consultants have extensive experience working with family-managed businesses across various industries. We understand the unique dynamics, challenges, and opportunities these businesses encounter.

Tailored Solutions: We do not believe in one-size-fits-all solutions. Our consultants work closely with you to develop customised strategies that address specific needs, goals, and aspirations of family-managed businesses with the integrity of family in mind.

Conflict Resolution: Family businesses often grapple with interpersonal conflicts and succession challenges. Acumen specialises in helping families navigate these complexities and create harmonious, sustainable solutions.

Succession Planning: Preparing the next generation to take the reins of your business is critical. We assist in developing robust succession plans, ensuring a smooth transition while preserving the family’s core values.

Financial Management: Our financial experts help optimise financial structures, manage wealth, and enhance profitability, ensuring the financial health of your business.

Governance and Structure: We work with you to establish effective governance structures, such as family councils and advisory boards, to enhance decision-making processes and maintain transparency.

Strategic Growth: Acumen helps identify growth opportunities, diversify business interests, and expand market reach, ensuring the long-term success of your family enterprise.

Risk Mitigation: We assist in identifying and mitigating risks associated with family-managed businesses, protecting both the family’s interests and the business itself.

Confidentiality: Your privacy is paramount. We maintain strict confidentiality in all our dealings to protect your family’s sensitive information.

Our Approach

Acumen's Family Managed Business Consulting services follow a structured approach, as elucidated below:


We begin by understanding your business, its history, family dynamics, and unique challenges.


We work hand-in-hand with you to implement the recommended solutions, ensuring a seamless transition and positive outcomes.

Strategy Development

Our team collaborates with you to create a comprehensive strategy tailored to your specific needs and aspirations.

Monitoring and Support

Acumen provides ongoing support, monitoring the progress of our strategies and adjusting them as necessary to achieve the desired results.


    What do family business consultants do?

    Family business consultants help family-owned businesses navigate unique challenges, such as succession planning, family dynamics, and governance issues.

    What is the purpose of a family business consultant?

    The purpose of a family business consultant is to help preserve family businesses, ensure smooth transitions, and maintain healthy family and business relationships.

    What is the advantage of a family business consultant?

    Family business consultants bring objectivity, expert advice, and strategies to resolve family-related conflicts and ensure the business’s long-term success.

    How can Acumen help your family business?

    Acumen can help your family business by offering tailored consulting services that address the specific challenges and dynamics of family-owned enterprises.

    How do you solve family business problems?

    Family business problems often require a delicate balance of addressing both business and personal dynamics. Consultants specialising in family businesses offer strategies for succession planning, conflict resolution, governance structuring, and communication improvement to resolve these issues.