AvS Advisors: B Corp Certification Strengthens Dedication to Sustainability

AvS Advisors, a global boutique firm specializing in advising family businesses and privately held organizations on governance and leadership challenges, proudly announced today that it has become a Certified B Corporation. This prestigious certification is a testament to the company’s steadfast commitment to sustainability, integrity, and responsible ownership and leadership practices. AvS Advisors is excited to join forces with over 130 Swiss B Corps and 8,300+ B Corps globally to drive systems change and promote stronger sustainability performance in the private sector.

Founded in 2011, AvS Advisors has built a strong reputation for providing high-quality services to clients around the world. With a diverse team of experienced advisors from various nationalities and backgrounds, AvS operates as a global “One Firm” to guide and support family businesses, family offices, and privately held organizations. The company takes pride in its near 100% success rate in addressing complex governance and leadership matters.

“We are honored to become a part of the global B Corp community and this further solidifies our commitment to promoting responsible ownership and leadership, including equal opportunity and diversity,” says Andreas von Specht, Managing Partner of AvS Advisors. “We strive to push boundaries in governance and leadership practices to foster responsible decision-making, inclusivity, and respect for the planet.”

AvS Advisors is a leading player in identifying and evaluating leaders who can drive the transition towards sustainability, purpose, and true value creation. For privately held businesses and their owners, attracting and retaining top leadership talent is crucial for their long-term success and contribution to the well-being of the planet.

“We are pleased to welcome AvS Advisors to the fast-growing Swiss B Corps Community. The company’s core values closely align with our movement, and we share a common goal of promoting long-term prosperity, using business as a force for good, and sustainable governance practices,” says Sébastien Chahidi, Director B Corp Certification SME & Community at B Lab Switzerland.

Philipp Fleischmann, Partner at AvS Advisors, stresses the importance of continuing to push boundaries. “We aim to inspire and guide our clients on their sustainable leadership and ownership journey. By doing so, we ensure that entrepreneurial families and owners remain resilient and future-proof in an ever-changing world.”

About AvS Advisors:

AvS Advisors is a global boutique firm that advises privately held businesses and their owners on making strategic and leadership decisions to ensure the viability of their organizations. With a diverse team of forward-thinking seasoned advisors who prioritize integrity and excellence, AvS offers tailored, actionable counsel on key matters of governance and leadership. This includes strategic ownership advisory, succession management, executive and board search, management potential analysis, and board performance advisory. With the support of its high-performing research center, AvS delivers unparalleled, exceptional results, contributing to the long-term and sustainable success of its clients. The company has offices in Europe, Asia, and the Americas, making it a truly global firm that is dedicated to future-proofing ownership through excellence in leadership.

For more information about AvS Advisors and its commitment to sustainable practices, please visit: www.avs-advisors.com


Philipp Fleischmann, Partner, AvS – International Trusted Advisors GmbH

Knesebeckstrasse 91, 10623 Berlin, Germany

+49 (30) 439704-10


About B Lab™:

B Lab is a non-profit organization dedicated to transforming the global economy to benefit all people, communities, and the planet. B Lab creates standards, policies, tools, and programs that shift the behavior, culture, and structure of capitalism. The organization mobilizes the global B Corp community towards collective action to address society’s most critical challenges and collaborates with governments, academia, coalitions, and other institutions to drive economic systems change. Its international network of organizations leads economic systems change to support the collective vision of an inclusive, equitable, and regenerative economy.

About Certified B Corporation™:

Certified B Corporations, or B Corps, are companies that have been verified by B Lab to meet high standards of social and environmental performance, transparency, and accountability. To learn more about B Lab in Switzerland, please visit the B Lab Switzerland Foundation website at https://blab-switzerland.ch/.

B Lab Switzerland Foundation – Press & Media Team

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