Centre for Entrepreneurship & Family Enterprise

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Where research, education and entrepreneurs connect.

The Centre for Entrepreneurship & Family Enterprise (CEFE) is a leading-edge research centre that helps scholars, students, and family business practitioners — owners, employees, and advisors — understand how cultural processes in family enterprises influence strategic objectives.

Our scholars advance the scholarly field of family business by presenting and networking at conferences and workshops and by contributing to and editing prestigious family business-focused journals.

Our students study the important role that family businesses and entrepreneurs have in our communities and overall economic well-being.

Our industry experts and resources guide family businesses so that they can achieve more and succeed in their industry.


Business professor wins prestigious award

Jennifer Jennings’ paper recognized for significantly changing the conversation in the field of entrepreneurship research.