BBH was founded as a family business in 1818 and has successfully evolved and transitioned the company over eight generations of Partners. During that period, we have counseled many family business clients, helping them address the age-old question: How does one succeed at managing, growing and transitioning a business while caring for the family and its legacy?
Whether our clients are founders or next-generation owner-operators of family businesses, our experience is that they will be confronted with a complex set of issues specific to both family and family business ownership. As a company with deep subject-matter expertise, BBH is eager to help clients address their unique family business challenges. Our areas of focus include the following.