FFI On Friday | November 03, 2017

Prepared Exclusively for FFI Members

Congratulations to the 2017 FFI Fellows

Congratulations to the 2017 FFI Fellows

We are pleased to introduce the following FFI members who received FFI Fellow status at the October Global Conference in Chicago.

The FFI Fellows program was inaugurated at the 2001 annual conference, and today there are more than 200 FFI Fellows from more than 30 countries around the world. New Fellows are received annually. If you are interested in becoming an FFI Fellow, please see below.

FFI Fellow status is the most prestigious professional designation offered by The Family Firm Institute.

Fellows must:

    • Complete either the Certificate in Family Business or the Certificate in Family Wealth Advising


    • Complete an Advanced Certificate — either the ACFBA or ACFWA


    • Present at an FFI global conference or publish in Family Business Review or FFI Practitioner


    • Be an FFI member for 10 years


Kudos to these dedicated and impressive thought-leaders in the field.

2017 FFI Fellows

Bernhard Baumgartner *
Kitzb├╝hel, Austria

Louisa Diana Brunner
Milan, Italy

Elle Hansen *
Dallas, TX USA

Kathleen Hoye
Mountjoy Chilton Medley LLP
Louisville, KY USA

Henry Hutcheson *
Family Business USA
Chapel Hill, NC USA

Gr├ęgoire Imfeld *
Pictet & Cie
Geneva, Switzerland

Mark Jones *
Jasmin Advisory LLP
London, England

Guillermo Salazar *
Exaudi Family Business Consulting
Cypress, TX USA

Shipra Seefeldt *
Strategic Solutions Consulting, LLC
Appleton, WI USA

Yirhan Sim
Medion Farma Jaya
Bandung, Indonesia

Blair Trippe
Continuity Family Business Consulting
Beverly, MA USA

James Weiner
Inheriting Wisdom
Chicago, IL USA

* Also received the Advanced Certificate in Family Business Advising (ACFBA) in Q3.
* Also received the Advanced Certificate in Family Wealth Advising (ACFWA) in Q3.