This project has been funded with support from the European Commission.


The Success…ion objectives

Through the development of an integrated training provision on family business succession for family firms owners and members, as well as business consultants, the project is aiming at:

  • Supporting family business members and owners through practical and easy to follow learning tools to understand and confront the issue of succession in both its ‘family’ and ‘business’ aspects
  • Enhancing the knowledge and skills of business consultants by the provision of a set of methodological guidelines, tools, and practical means to effectively consult family business owners and members to deal with the issue of succession
  • Providing VET, consulting, entrepreneurship education organisations, as well as business schools and education structures an integrated on-line available tool with support material to either complement or set up family business succession training projects
  • Offering new knowledge and insights on the issue of family business succession through research in the participating countries, as well as identifying training needs
  • Disseminating the results of the project and exploring sustainability aspects for future use of the developed outputs in project countries and beyond, especially concerning the development of further training opportunities

Who is implementing Success…ion

Success…ion started in late 2015 and will end in September 2017. The project is coordinated by the Yambol Chamber of Commerce and Industry (YCCI) in Bulgaria. The partnership is made up of 8 more partners in Bulgaria, Germany, Greece, Cyprus, and Spain. They mix expertise in the fields of VET, business and entrepreneurial consulting, research and academic knowledge, e-learning and adult learning, technical solutions in education and training.

Find out more about the Success…ion partners in the menu Partners

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