Founded by James Olan Hutcheson, ReGENERATION Partners is one of the world’s premier family business consulting firms. For over 20 years, we’ve helped clients strengthen their families and improve their businesses. Learn how we can help you.

What is a Family
Business Consultant?

While each family business is unique, these are the most common challenges facing family business today.

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  • Business Strategy

    Developing a shared vision of the future using modern management tools and philosophies

  • Financial Transactions

    How best to restructure ownership and capital and sort through the issues and consequences of different alternatives

  • Succession Planning

    Dealing with issues of ownership transition, legacy planning, management transition, and leadership development

  • Business Improvement

    Optimizing the day in, day out policies, procedures, business philosophies, and actions of leadership

  • Governance

    Determining the most appropriate governance structure with the best matched people in your organization

  • Conflict Management

    Using proven methods to work through complicated issues and differences of opinions that threaten the business

From the Blog

Read the latest, thought-provoking blogs with practical approaches and tools that can benefit any family business member.

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  • Redstone’s Lesson About Making Peace With Retirement


    Say what you like about Sumner Redstone — the man loves his work. Ninety-three years old, bed-ridden, battling lawsuits seeking to have him examined to determine his competency, several billion dollars past financial need to work, Redstone refuses to step […]

  • Major Communications Challenges in Family Business


    “What we’ve got here is a failure to communicate,” Paul Newman famously said in the movie “Cool Hand Luke.” What makes the line memorable is that both Newman’s Luke and the prison guard who earlier uttered a similar line were […]

  • Is A Board the Answer In Your Family Business?


    Many family business leaders never question whether to have a board of directors. If the business is set up as a corporation, most of the time it is legally required to have a board of some kind. Even if not […]