"I'm inspired by multi-generational businesses and the families who steward them." - Mike Boyd
Australian Entrepreneur, CEO & Investor
Mike Boyd is the co-owner and CEO of the Vroom Group, Founder of Prosura Insurance, Investor at Mudbrick Capital, Host of The Business of Family Podcast and an active YPO member.
The Vroom Group own and operate Online Travel Agencies (OTA’s) in the car rental, motorhome, rental insurance and car parking verticals globally. Employing a team across 12 countries, we’ve served millions of customers from 136 nations.
VroomVroomVroom.com.au is the Southern Hemisphere's largest car rental OTA, booking hundreds of thousands of rentals per year for Hertz, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Enterprise and Thrifty.
Read Mike's full bio at https://mikeboyd.com.au/#about-mike-boyd
Follow Mike on Twitter @MikeBoyd
Episode | 8 March 2021 | Season 1 | 46 mins 10 secs
credit, culture, ecuador, entrepreneur, family dynamics, family protocol, g3, guayaquil, multigenerational, startup, third generation, ypo
Juan Carlos Salame is the Corporate Vice President at CRECOSCORP S.A. Juan Carlos Salame’s family business began in Guayaquil in 1944. Domingo Salame, his grandfather, began selling at the local market prepaid vouchers so his customers could buy products at different local stores and, then, pay Mr. Salame in installments.
Episode | 1 March 2021 | Season 1 | 1 hr 1 min
adviser, africa, business families, family council, family enterprise, family office, g2, lagos, nextgen, nigeria, second generation, ypo
Nike is the founder and CEO of Nike Anani Practice, Ltd., in Lagos, Nigeria, where she helps second-generation family business members collaborate with the founding generation in an effort to build sustainable family enterprises in the region.
Tiho Brkan – The Most Interesting Man in the World? Second Passports, Territorial Tax, Mezzanine Finance + MFO Investing
Episode | 22 February 2021 | Season 1 | 1 hr 8 mins
citizenship by investment, deal flow, family office, family wealth, flag theory, g2, global citizen, mezzanine finance, mfo, multi-family office, multi-generation, real estate investing, residency programs, second generation, second passports, territorial tax systems
Tiho is back for a second conversation about family office investing, including a deep dive into real estate mezzanine debt investing, uncorrelated assets for downside protection, citizenship by investment, second passports, territorial tax systems and his global view of markets today.
Aaron Chin - My Ceiling is Your Floor - 2nd Gen Leader of Canadian Health Business [The Business of Family]
Episode | 15 February 2021 | Season 1 | 45 mins 22 secs
canada, family business, g2, health foods, immigrant, second generation, sibling, supplements, vitamins, ypo
Aaron Chin is a second-generation business leader and CEO of Organika, a family-led Canadian company dedicated to providing innovative, premium health products to help inspire people to live healthier lives.
Episode | 8 February 2021 | Season 1 | 56 mins 53 secs
africa, author, entrepreneur, first generation, founder, founding generation, g1, life profitability, software, south africa, startups
Adii Pienaar is the founder of three technology companies, two of which he’s exited so far to create first generation wealth for his family. A prolific reader, writer and maker, Adii brings a refreshing perspective to the way he views family, business and wealth.
Mitzi Perdue - Matriarch of the Sheraton Hotels and Perdue Chicken Families [The Business of Family]
Episode | 1 February 2021 | Season 1 | 1 hr 2 mins
author, business, businesswoman, family archivist, family business, family history, family newsletter, matriarch, poultry business, sheraton hotels, stewardship
Mitzi Perdue is the daughter of one family business titan (her father founded the Sheraton Hotel Chain) and the widow of another, (her late husband was the family business poultry magnate, Frank Perdue), and she is also a businesswoman in her own right. She started the family wine grape business, now one of the larger suppliers of wine grapes in California.
Ginny Gilder - Olympic Medalist, G2 Family Office Founder, Social Entrepreneur & Owner of a WNBA Team [The Business of Family]
Episode | 25 January 2021 | Season 1 | 1 hr 2 mins
2nd generation, author, family office, g2, investor, olympian, seatle storm, second generation, social enterprise, social entrepreneur, usa, wnba
Ginny Gilder, is an American former competitive rower and Olympic silver medalist. An investor, Gilder is a co-owner of the Seattle Storm, a professional women's basketball team in the WNBA
Episode | 18 January 2021 | Season 1 | 50 mins 4 secs
1st generation, business of education, dragonfly education, education, family business, family enterprise, fbn, first generation, founding generation, g1, generational wealth, singapore, vietnam, ypo
Khalid is from the UK and through the family business holding company Dragonfly Education Group, is an operational investor in education. He has been active in the business of education since 1994
Ashok Melwani - Negotiating an Exit From the 4th Generation Family Business [The Business of Family]
Episode | 11 January 2021 | Season 1 | 50 mins 59 secs
4th generation, coach, entrepreneur, family business, food & beverage, fourth generation, g4, hospitality, india, singapore, ypo
In 1982, he joined the business full-time, working his way up from brand manager to an executive director of the 4th generation Indian family business. He's a seasoned entrepreneur with decades of experience in retail, food & beverage and distribution, and now an executive coach.
Ashok is a guide to the road less travelled. His story is a facinating journey of a struggle to leave the family business and ultimately forge his own path.
George Isaac - Family Business Consultant, Board Advisor & Prior CEO of Isaac Family Businesses [The Business of Family]
Episode | 4 January 2021 | Season 1 | 46 mins 56 secs
4th generation, advisor, author, family business, fourth generation, g4, serial entrepreneurship, usa, ypo
George Isaac is the founder of GAI Capital Ltd., a specialty family business consulting practice focusing on business value creation and longevity, succession planning, governance, family dynamics, and wealth management and transfer. Isaac has held roles as a family business CEO, shareholder, director, private equity investor, Deloitte management consulting partner and member of Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) Family Business and Family Office networks.
Episode | 28 December 2020 | Season 1 | 49 mins 50 secs
4th generation, business legacy, ethanol, fourth generation, g4, india, pruning, renewable power, sugar, ypo
Gautam Goel is the fourth generation Managing Director of Dhampur Sugar Mills Ltd, one of the leading integrated sugarcane processing companies in India.
Val & Annie Hollingsworth - 7th Gen Hollingsworth & Vose - Manufacturing Innovation Since 1728 [The Business of Family]
Episode | 21 December 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 2 mins
6th generation, 7th generation, family business, filtration, g6, g7, manufacturing, r&d, seventh generation, sixth generation, stewards, usa
Val Hollingsworth has served as President of Hollingsworth & Vose Companysince January 1997, and added the title of Chief Executive Officer in January 1998. Annie was elected to the H&V Board of Directors in 1997. She currently serves on the Nominating & Governance and the Executive Compensation committees of the Board.