Thursday, October 7, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (AEDT)
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On 7 October, we are delighted to invite you to deep-dive into the research and make-up of transition-ready family businesses following the release of Grant Thornton and Family Business Australia and Family Business New Zealand’s Family Business Survey 2021 report. We will be joined by Belinda Lyone, co-CEO of Complete Office Supplies who shared her family’s business transition journey in the report. Belinda will take part in a Q&A session in the webinar with Robert Powell, FBA Specialist Accredited Adviser at Grant Thornton.

Grant Thornton and Family Business Australia and Family Business New Zealand’s report, being released on 17 Sept, received responses from over 250 family business leaders. The report highlights the importance of good governance, succession planning and being transition-ready as well as how all these elements contribute to better financial performance.

We look forward to sharing insights from our research.

Featured speakers
Robert Powell
Partner & National Head of Family Business Consulting

Robert is a family enterprise and succession planning specialist who is a fully accredited Specialist Advisor Member of Family Business Australia, the peak body representing family business and their advisors in Australia. Robert is a regular speaker on family enterprises and SME-related issues, and has been frequently interviewed for publications including the Australian Financial Review, Business Review Weekly, and The Australian.

Belinda Lyone
Co-CEO, Complete Office Supplies
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Belinda Lyone is a passionate second generation executive of COS, Australia's largest privately owned B2B technology and office products supplier. Leading a talented team of marketing and procurement professionals at COS Belinda focuses on the power of the relationship between an aligned procurement, product management and marketing team to deliver a great customer experience.