Written on 18 December 2014.
The partnership with TrustedFamily is designed to reinforce and facilitate the development of family business leaders by offering a joint scholarship programme for the EDHEC Family Business Global EMBA. Recipients will receive €15,000 towards the overall tuition fees of the Executive MBA programme, plus an extra bonus of €5,000 to access the TrustedFamily network.
TrustedFamily provides a set of solutions through its online platform to help individuals involved in family businesses not only to stay in touch, but also better identify and leverage their unique family assets. ”By collaborating with EDHEC Business School, we can help family enterprises face their common challenges, such as management succession, transition and competitiveness through a world-class education programme, such as the EDHEC Family Business GEMBA” said Edouard THISJSSEN, Co-founder, TrustedFamily.
To qualify for the EDHEC Family Business Global EMBA, executives must be identified as future business leaders with 8 to 10 years of professional experience, including 4 years managerial experience in a family business group. Candidates are also required to prepare a 1500-word essay, addressing the following question: "As a family business executive, what, in your opinion, is the role that technology can play in enhancing cohesion within family owned businesses?”