Episode 28

Published on:

25th Nov 2021

Nothing will come of nothing:” Lessons from classical literature applied to family offices (Part I)

Edward Marshall, Global Head of the Family Office Group, is joined by Seth Morton, Director at The Family Office Association (TFOA). Seth has served family offices in areas of investment diligence, execution, and management; governance; research; communications; and multi-generational, sustainable legacy planning. Seth has a PhD in Literature from Rice University and was a Fulbright Scholar. In a series of podcasts, Edward and Seth analyze classical literature and applications to understanding and improving family dynamics and family office operations. In this episode, they focus on the Shakespearean tragedy, King Lear. They examine the Bard’s comments on several areas including next gen succession: “How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is To have a thankless child!”

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Family Office Intel
Family Office Intel
In a series of podcasts, we discuss developments currently shaping the industry and actionable ideas for advisors, executives, and families. We share uncommon knowledge, from insiders, for the modern family office. If you’d like to get in touch with our guests or have any questions, please send an email to familyoffice@dentons.com. To sign up for our newsletters and learn more about our solutions and research in the family office space, check out our website: www.dentons.com/familyoffice.

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