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Jennifer East began her career as a young leader in her family’s multi-generational enterprise in Canada.  She is the founder of ONIDA Family Advisors Inc., a consulting firm focused exclusively on family business and family offices since 2006.  As a trained executive coach and family business facilitator, Jennifer specializes in succession and continuity planning, next generation leadership development, family communication and governance.

Now based in Malta, Jennifer has consulted to family owned or controlled enterprises in Canada, the USA and the Middle East.  Jennifer is a fellow of the Family Firm Institute and holds the FFI GEN Advanced Certificate in Family Business Advising (ACFBA).  She is a frequent speaker at international family enterprise conferences and family office forums.  For the last six years Jennifer has been a highly rated faculty member of The Family Firm Institute’s Global Education Network, specializing in on-line learning for family enterprise advisors and family members.


When not working with family clients, Jennifer can usually be found on or near the water with her husband and two children.

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