Ajay Bhalla

Ajay Bhalla is Professor of Global Innovation Management at Cass Business School in London. Contact: a.bhalla@city.ac.uk

Life after 100? A Leader’s Guide to Resilient Family Businesses

How many businesses survive more than 100 years? Of the businesses that do survive, how many remain financially robust? If the lifespan of a company on the Standard and Poor’s (S&P) 500 list is an indication of longevity, then evidence shows that it has shrunk from 33 years in 1964 to 24 years by 2016. By 2027, it is forecast …

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Merck: A Family Success Story

Ajay Bhalla, Professor of Global Innovation Management at Cass Business School in London and Associate Faculty, Thomas Schmidheiny Chair of Family Business and Wealth Management, Indian School of Business (ISB) talks with Dr Frank Stangenberg–Haverkamp, Chairman, Board of Partners, E Merck KG, Germany on challenges that family businesses face in sustaining the family and business as two separate institutions and …

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