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DIFC Family Wealth Centre.

Providing best-in-class, tailored wealth and asset management services to family businesses and UHNWIs.

Family businesses are highly significant in fuelling economic growth. Across the world, families are experiencing the greatest transfer of wealth between generations. The Middle East, Africa, and South Asia (MEASA) region remains among the top three global regions for private wealth growth.

Global family businesses need support to overcome several challenges, ranging from digitalisation, cultural issues, governance, and succession planning.

To help family businesses and ultra-high net worth individuals (UHNWIs) succeed, we have established the DIFC Family Wealth Centre (DFWC). DIFC is trusted by families and owners looking for wealth and asset management support. The DFWC is committed to building on DIFC’s reputation in order to better serve families in business. Solutions, aim to preserve and grow family businesses as well as family wealth, in line with the UAE’s initiative to support family businesses and UHNWIs.


Family business support

DFWC supports family businesses to overcome challenges, including digitalisation, cultural issues, governance, and succession planning.

Preserve and grow wealth

Helping family businesses and UHNWIs.

A rich DFWC ecosystem

DFWC provides access to local, regional, and international experts in family business law and family succession planning.

Key DFWC services

Certification and accreditation

DFWC offers certification and accreditation of family businesses and professional advisors.

Education and awareness

Bespoke executive programmes, regular workshops and discussion forums, as well as mentoring and coaching, are all available as part of education and awareness.

High level networking

Opportunity to network with members of the DFWC ecosystem, and access to the DIFC Global Family Offices Club and concierge services.

Dispute resolution support

DFWC provides specialised alternative dispute resolution advisory and support. Global family businesses can benefit from DFWC's expert ecosystem.