We seek to provide tools and information that contribute to the proper planning of the management of their businesses, relationships and projects, both at the family and business level.
WHAT DISTINGUISHES US
We are a forum of debate and dissemination of the relevant trends for the business family and a benchmark in the generation of knowledge and support for the family business.
Through various initiatives of training, reflection and exchange of experiences and knowledge, the AEF is today the main meeting point for family businesses in the country.
The AEF has developed alliances with prestigious universities and institutions, and it organizes its work in areas specific to the family business, such as corporate governance, communications and reputation, as well as regulations and their impact.
All our events aim to provide tools and information that contribute to properly plan the management of their businesses, relationships and projects, both at the family and business level.
We seek to provide opportunities for meeting and debate where members can share best practices and experiences on issues specific to the family business and learn about the latest trends on issues.
Our chapters focus on meeting the concerns of our members in the following areas.
AEF Women: a meeting forum within the Association of Family Businesses, created to share experiences and train themselves on issues related to the roles played by women in business families, whatever their relationship.
AEF Philanthropy: one of the distinctive characteristics of family businesses is their generosity and the value they give to good social investment practices. For this reason, they are interested in being able to create and promote opportunities for coordination and exchange of good practices among families that have decided to form their own foundations, as well as those that allocate a significant part of their time, resources and experience to support works of significant social impact.
AEF Next Gens: This is a forum where all young people involved in the family business can participate, whether as shareholders, directors, executives or relatives. Where entrepreneurs and businessmen related to the family business, share experiences, interests, projects and dreams, and that facilitates the construction of networks.
AEF Family Offices: supports the strengthening of family offices in Chile as a vehicle for family business transcendence, based on a three-pillar model: wealth management, family understanding and contribution to society.
AEF Governance: We promote the strengthening of the internal institutionality of the business families, spreading the importance of the development of tools such as the Family Council and Family Protocol, good management practices and in the directories. We encourage proactive solutions to address issues of succession and conflict resolution.
AEF Alliances: We are referring to the knowledge of the family business in Chile and an actor aware of the changes. We seek to identify and apply the best practices worldwide, and generate important partnerships with local and international institutions