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Profile of Aron Pervin

Ongoing Work in the Family Business Marketplace

Family Firm Institute

Family Firm Institute

Aron Pervin has been a member of FFI since its inception two decades ago. In 2001 he became a Fellow of the Institute. Aron is also a "Current Mentor" for other FFI members who are in the process of completing their Family Business Advisors Certificate Program. Aron has been profiled in the FFI electronic newsletter, FFI Update.

The Family Firm Institute (FFI) is an international professional membership organization dedicated to providing interdisciplinary education and networking opportunities for family business and family wealth advisors, consultants, educators and researchers and to increasing public awareness about trends and developments in the family business and family wealth fields.

Institute of Corporate Directors

Aron Pervin is a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors and an inaugural graduate PDF Icon of the ICD Corporate Governance College - Directors Education Program.

The Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) is a member-based organization that represents the Director community in Canada. As a member institute of the Global Director Development Circle the ICD sets the standards for Canadian Directors that are recognized both nationally and internationally. The ICD certifies directors to the community standard with the ICD.D, and educates directors through events, continuing education and formal education through its Director Education Program. The ICD also grants peerages as Fellows in the Institute.

With a view to enhancing the quality of directorships in Canada, the ICD acts as a valuable resource for public, private, crown and not-for-profit Directors, providing members with timely updates on governance trends and benchmarking tools.

Canadian Association of Management Consultants

Certified Management Consultant

Aron Pervin has held the Certified Management Consultant (CMC) designation since 1987. He has delivered workshops and seminars on consulting to family firms as well as acted in a coaching and advisory capacity to other professionals who provide services to family business participants.

The Canadian Association of Management Consultants fosters excellence and integrity in the profession as a whole, and is an advocate for the CMC designation. The Association and its members are dedicated to advancing the management consulting profession and delivering the benefits of those efforts to the client community.

The CMC designation is the profession's only globally recognized credential. Through its affiliated institutes, the Canadian Association of Management Consultants awards the CMC credential to those few individuals who meet stringent international standards. They have satisfied the commitment to attain thorough knowledge of management and a capacity to consult at a higher level. A CMC's insight can mean the world to your business.

Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)

STEP Canada is the Canadian chapter of the worldwide STEP, the leading international organization for trust and estates professionals. Members are, by definition, the most experienced and senior practitioners in the field. Members are involved at all levels in planning, creating and managing, and accounting for trusts and estates, as well as executorship, administration and related taxes.

Aron Pervin serves on the Business Families Steering Committee of STEP worldwide, and is also a member of the Philanthropy Advisors and Cross-Border Estates global Special Interest Groups.

"Aron helped us not only in establishing my siblings' and my role in the business, but internal family problems were brought to the surface. I believe that, due to Aron Pervin's coaching and mediating, that we are a family success story."

–Third generation family employee