Welcome to Family Business Solutions Ltd.

Welcome to Family Business Solutions Ltd.

Combine. Focus. Prosper.

We bring family and business needs together. Working with you and your advisors, we help to clarify what’s important to you, aiding the clear definition of your aims and aspirations.

For over 20 years, Family Business Solutions Ltd (FBS) has been providing support to owner managed and family businesses. These types of business are unique, especially so with family owned ones. FBS is a specialist consultancy that supports family business owners and members to share aspirations and concerns for their business currently, and looking to the future.

Depending on the situation this work has a dual focus, looking at the business both as a family and as a business, and bringing clarity to priorities and potential and how these affect both family and performance.

Our services include:
• Developing shared purpose among the owners/family and the management team
• Succession planning & support
• Exploring exit options
• Business strategy development
• Management development programmes
• Performance management strategies and projects
• Conflict resolution


Welcome to Family Business Solutions Ltd.

What a difference a plan makes.

Decisions planned with you, not for you

For an initial consultation with a member of our team call and to see how we can help call

What our clients say

"FBS worked with both generations of our family and the board of directors to help us develop a Family Constitution. This now helps guide us in many areas of importance to the family and the business. There’s a lot of work involved in creating a constitution and it was essential for us to have the right information and advice to ensure that ours would last for a long time.

Jim Walker – Walkers Shortbread Ltd

Latest News

11th June 2020

Family businesses have been facing a unique set of challenges in recent months as a result of the pandemic. Business leaders have had to make many difficult decisions on matters such as furlough, cash flow and company structure, and for families who have been living and working together during this period, it’s likely to have been even more stressful.

Specialists from leading Scottish business consultancy Family Business Solutions, Billy Andrew and Mark Bradford, discuss the challenges faced by family businesses which are navigating their way through the current crisis, and the ways in which they can prepare their business for a post-lockdown world.

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Upcoming Event

The Herald 2020 Scottish Family Business Breakfast Online

Event date: 1st September 2020

The Herald Scottish Family Business Breakfast online event, sponsored by Family Business Solutions Ltd,  welcomes family businesses to discuss the unique circumstances we find ourselves in and will provide the opportunity to network, learn, question and hear from industry leaders and experts.

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