He is also the family member with a large shareholding that is most reluctant to sell down his stake.
Other companies under consideration have large shareholdings by insiders and sound fundamentals that could make them ripe for a management buyout.
In 1902 William Beardmore took the largest single shareholding in the company, creating a captive customer for his iron and steel components.
But in Japan, large shareholdings are generally regarded as the cement in a business relationship, not a license to issue orders.
Young retained a large shareholding in the company as its founder and CEO.
Around sixty people did subscribe with the largest single shareholding being held by Proudfoot himself.
Bastedo received $200,000 and a large shareholding in the business, plus the use of his country estate.
Although Yaohan is publicly held, members of the Wada family dominate the management and maintain the largest shareholding.
From the company's formation in 1899, no single shareholder obtained a large enough shareholding to have a majority (and thereby be deemed the owner).
Robert Haft retains large shareholdings in both companies.