March 2020
Vol 7 | Issue 293

Q&A with Arthur Andrew Bavelas of Family Office Insights/Family Office Insights Gathering Update


Principal Series:

Family Office Insights Gathering Update

Unprecedented times indeed!

New York Gov. Cuomo Orders All Nonessential Workers in State to Stay Home

Greetings friends. I am busy on the front lines trying to help with Covid-19 challenges.

-Treat your face like you treat your 401k or IRA. DON’T TOUCH IT.
-Just because we cannot stand next to each other doesn’t mean we can’t stand with each other.

If you are scheduled to present at any Family Office Insights in-person gathering, New York State has just ordered “All Nonessential Workers in State to Stay Home”. We will do our very best to adjust dates and times as things develop. 

If there is an urgent matter, please email

We are doing Webcast/Teleconference series for the Family Office Insights deal flow investor community. Here is an example of  a recent Webcast/Teleconference we did for the FOI community. If you care for the audio recording let us know. 

If you care to qualify (or have already qualified) and would like to schedule a Webcast/Teleconference please email your executive summary to requesting a Webcast/Teleconference intake.

I have found these COVID-19 resources helpful and instructive.

Worldmeter Coronavirus. Good source of stats.

From our smart friends at Visual Capitalist.

Infection Trajectory: See Which Countries are Flattening Their COVID-19 Curve

You’re Grounded: The COVID-19 Effect on Global Flight Capacity.

Visualizing the History of Pandemics. Note origin of most recent.

Ranked: Global Pandemic Preparedness by Country

Ranked: Global Pandemic Preparedness by Country

Thank you, Arthur Andrew Bavelas & TEAM FOI

Alert & disclosure: The Coronavirus (COVID-19) has now been identified in New York City. During the outbreak of the virus, in order to protect the health of our friends members and staff, Family Office Insights, BavelasGroup LLC and all affiliates recommends that affected individuals limit their exposure to everyone including fellow members and staff. 

    Affected individuals include members, non-members, guests, general population and staff who exhibit Coronavirus symptoms (including but not limited to fever, cough and shortness of breath), may have been exposed to the Coronavirus, or who have recently traveled to countries affected by the Coronavirus.  Limiting exposure may include self-quarantining, avoiding common areas, and limiting close contact with others as much as possible.

    All are also encouraged to continue to engage in everyday preventative actions, including covering coughs and sneezes with a tissue, washing their hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds (or using hand sanitizer), and cleaning frequently touched surfaces and objects daily using a regular household detergent and water. We DO NOT assume or accept any responsibility for the negligence or any action or inaction of anyone. As is our standard policy, we will reschedule any service with best efforts issuing FOI services credit. There is a only services credit policy. Please note your choice to participate or interact in any way with anyone is you choice alone and you assume the responsibility thereof.

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Arthur Andrew Bavelas of Family Office Insights/Family Office Insights Gathering Update


Private Is Power – Family Office Insights is a private invitation only, collaborative peer-to-peer community of single family offices, qualified investors and institutional investors.



“Where one stands, often depends on where one sits”

  • Family Office Insights agenda: to grow a well curated like-minded investor community that seeks to help protect, expand, and nurture wealth for multiple generations.
  • Family office insights revenues are strictly from presenters who pay a flat fee to present to the community or subscription fee to maintain updated offering data.
  • A safe environment to explore opportunities
  • A safe place to meet other like-minded peers
  • No Community Fees
  • No Success Fees
  • No Pressure
  • As a Community Participant You Are Welcome to Enjoy:
    • Exclusive Community Opportunity Gathering Invitations
    • “Opt-In” Interest Profile
    • Peer-To-Peer Gatherings & Private Networking
    • Co-Investment Opportunities with Like-Minded Investors
    • Peer Insights Reports

Commune With Your Peers: A safe, private, curated environment where investors not only learn from experts, thought leaders and asset managers, but also from their peers. The private Family Office Insights investor community represents a wide spectrum of investment views and levels of investment knowledge. Family Office Insights community participants share a commitment to improving their understanding of the complexities of the financial landscape with their peers and seek to become more effective stewards of wealth.

Arthur Andrew Bavelas, Founder of BavelasGroup Family Office, Family Office InsightsArthur’s Round Table Series, Family Office Funding Challenge , Global Business Network  & The Family Office Impact Summit

As a globally recognized entrepreneur, author, and family office investor. Arthur Bavelas is a pioneer in developing one of the first private opportunity review networks, Family Office Insights, for investors within the family office community.

Fostering a collaborative method of evaluation and delivering a more efficient potential investment pipeline, Family Office Insights initiates timely peer-to-peer review of limited access investment opportunities.

Driven by dissatisfaction at lack of choices for private capital allocation, he founded Family Office Insights in 1998 to provide meaningful access and engagement opportunities for active, socially conscious entrepreneurs and wealth managers.

Mr. Bavelas draws upon his own experience founding, building and exiting a successful technology startup to evaluate current opportunities that often feature innovative intellectual property, bridge customer/market access, or solve some of the world’s most daunting challenges.

As a founder of The Family Office Impact Summit and other impact efforts, Mr. Bavelas seeks to raise awareness and provide open access to technologies and innovation to effect societal and environmental change.

He frequently speaks about wealth preservation, the new economy, entrepreneurship and legacy investing. His has co-authored several books and has been published in The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, and many others.