Family Capital with the support of PWC compiled the 750 ranking (by revenue) through extensive research of publicly available sources.In order to qualify for the ranking, the family or group of families would have to control at least 50% of the voting shares in a privately held company and at least 32% of the voting rights in a publicly listed company.To be considered a family business, Family Capital has selected only companies that are 20 years (from June 2018) and older.
These are other lists and rankings of famous family businesses.
A listing of the largest 500 family firms around the globe (by revenue) compiled by the Center for Family Business at the University of St. Gallen and EY's Global Family Business Center of Excellence. Search or filter the rankings by company name, status, country, or sector.
Note: Updated in February 2019.