Cambridge Institute for Family Enterprise is a global education and research institute dedicated to the real issues facing family enterprises. It is a place where progressive members of family enterprises come to learn, exchange ideas, develop themselves and position their enterprises to be successful over generations.


Cambridge Institute offers world-class education to family enterprises around the world. Through focused programs and conferences, family members and non-family managers learn what is required to effectively and successfully contribute to the family enterprise. We offer transformative educational experiences that offer new skills, the latest insights and proven strategies collected from the experience of thought leaders, academics, advisors and family enterprise leaders. Programs are offered in various settings around the globe. Learn about and register for our Upcoming Programs.


Cambridge Institute offers private, customized education programs to families, professional service firms, associations and networks that wish to have tailored programs for their specific needs and audience. These private programs are designed and delivered by Cambridge Institute instructors all over the globe. Audiences benefit from a tailored experience, customized materials and private discussions. To speak with us about private education programs, contact us.


Cambridge experts are renowned keynote speakers who deliver engaging and pragmatic talks at a variety of forums, from private family meetings to large audiences at conferences. Our team is available for speaking engagements around the world on a wide range of topics related to family enterprise including leadership, succession, family wealth, long-term success, next generation development, governance, family enterprise best practices and many others. To inquire about a speaking opportunity, contact Cambridge Institute at +1 (617) 871-1498. Videos of our speakers can be found in our online library (coming soon).


Our education programs are guided by the principle of combining theory and practice. Our programs are highly pragmatic, forward thinking, and connect to participants' own particular situation and needs. Participants learn skills and understandings needed to perform effectively in their roles, improve the capabilities and management of their organizations, effectively manage family relationships, and plan strategies for long-term success.

"I would like to congratulate the Cambridge Institute team for the incredible quality of the conference. It was really one of the best that we have attended."

-   3rd Generation Family
     Office Executive

UPCOMING programs