BRIAN THOMPSON

Veritage Coach

Brian is the founding partner of Ducere Advisory – a consultancy business which develops programs to maintain family cohesion and smooth the path of succession. He is an ICF Family Business Coach, a Veritage trained Family Business Coach, a member of Family Hippocampus and familynarrative.com.

Brian focuses on the human side of family business, in line with his belief that external success is impossible without internal family harmony.

He is Chairman of the Family Education Committee at his family business – a sixth-generation international food distributor. The committee is responsible for nurturing younger family members, helping the transition to the next generation.

As well as the unique perspectives gained from his own position in a family enterprise, Brian is an experienced advisor to other business families, both in the UK and globally.