An Educational Non-Profit Foundation focused on the ethical management of small to large family-run businesses.

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What Are Our Causes?

The Family Business Ethics Institute exists as a clearinghouse resource for family-owned entities that want to improve their standards. We firmly believe that a key part of long-term success for any family business is a fundamental understanding of best practices in business such as ethics, morals, and transparency.

If you feel as we do, you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re looking for survey research, working papers, compelling case studies, or other guidance on ethical issues, we have the resources to support your family firm on its responsible business journey. We envision an approach to Family Business Culture that encourages the values of ethics, transparency, and accountability, equal to delivering a quality product and profit maximization.

The Family Business Ethics Institute (FBEI) exists to promote wants, needs, and desires that help to shape the future of Family Business standards.