A Collaborative Research Project between New York University Abu Dhabi & Tharawat Family Business Forum

News & Events

News & Announcements

We are hiring!

We are hiring!

Research AssistantIn collaboration with Kawader Program, the Family Business Histories project is looking for a Research Assistant to support the research project in support of the Principal Investigators.You can learn more about Kawader Program here Vacancy and...

Past Events

The 60-Year Journey of the Almajdouie Group

The 60-Year Journey of the Almajdouie Group

AbstractFamily Business Histories publications consist of a series of case studies which explore the historical evolution of selected leading family businesses in the MENASA region.The historical narratives shed a light on the businesses' multi-generational quest for...

Exploring the 100 Year Legacy of the Jashanmal Group

Exploring the 100 Year Legacy of the Jashanmal Group

AbstractOur publications consist of a series of case studies which explore the historical evolution of selected leading family businesses in the MENASA region.The historical narratives shed a light on the businesses' multi-generational quest for longevity in spite of...

Port City Environments in Global Asia

Port City Environments in Global Asia

Global Asia Initiative The NYUAD Global Asia Initiative is an interdisciplinary network of faculty working on Asia in global, connected frameworks.It is a platform for scholars to come together to discuss each other’s work, host talks by external speakers, or...

Global Perspectives on Family Capitalism

Global Perspectives on Family Capitalism

Lecture & panel discussion We were delighted to announce our inaugural lecture of the Family Business Histories lecture series with guest speaker Prof. Dr. Hartmut Berghoff from University of Göttingen, as part of the ongoing collaboration between New York...

The Founding Years

The Founding Years

Successful Family Businesses and their Founders As part of the ongoing collaboration between Tharawat Family Business Forum and New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD), we were delighted to announce our second joint event around family business history and legacy. About...

Capturing Entrepreneurial Heritage

Capturing Entrepreneurial Heritage

Preserving The History, Inspiring The FutureAs part of the ongoing collaboration between Tharawat Family Business Forum and New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD), we were delighted to announce our first joint event around family business history and legacy.About The...