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London | Supported | Private Investor: Russia & Eastern Europe

11 Oct 18
from 09:00 to 00:00

The RBCC is proud to be supporting the Adam Smith Conference, "Private Investor: Russia and Eastern Europe", taking place in London on 11 & 12 October. 15% discount with VIP code: 1150RUSSOBRITISH

Private Investor: Russia and Eastern Europe

When: 11 – 12 October 2018

Where: The Montcalm London Marble Arch

Many family offices have already confirmed their participation at the forthcoming Adam Smith Conference “Private Investor: Russia & Eastern Europe” in London on 11 – 12 October 2018, among them:

•             Aljona Sakharova, CEO, MAIN PARTNER AG, Switzerland

•             Jean Francois Desjacques, CEO, UHNWI Family Office, Geneva Area, Switzerland

•             Elena Jacobson, CEO and Managing Director, Infinity, UK

•             Anthony Corbett, Director, Lucrum Wealth, UK

•             Oskar Stachowiak, Managing Partner, Europe, The Untitled Ventures (Family office and venture capital investment firm)

•             Svetlana Ryabokon, Director, Elgin Family Office, UK

•             Gregg Robins, Managing Director, Senior Advisor, Private Investment Management; and formerly Head of UBS Russia

And others

A team of leading UK barristers and lawyers to speak on UWO and criminal finance act in the UK:

•             Rod Stone OBE, Senior Consultant, Financial crime & indirect tax specialist, RS Legal Strategy, and formerly HMRC (Rod was employed by HMRC for forty years and was recognised as one of their foremost investigators and compliance experts. His expertise includes internal company investigations, financial crime and proceeds of crime, money laundering, insolvency and asset recovery.)

•             Mark Rainsford QC, Chairman and Head of Litigation, RS Legal Strategy, and a world renowned Queen’s Counsel with an international practice. (Mark has been a QC for twelve years and spent two of those years in the City, as Head of Fraud Litigation at the Band 1 white collar crime City Law firm Bivonas LLP)

•             Jason Sugarman QC, Managing Director of RS Legal Strategy

•             Maria Babenko, Director, Salient UK

Leading private bankers working with HNWI and affluent clients in Eastern Europe and Russia.

Venture capital and private equity investment firms and other alternative investments experts:

•             Andrey Yakunin, Partner, VIY Management

•             Alexander Frolov Junior (the son of Alexander Frolov – the owner of Evraz), Director at Target Capital – preliminary confirmation

•             Dumitru Malic, Director,  Arterial Capital Management  - private equity firm, investing in medicine

Entrepreneurs in the technology field (Blockchain, FinTech, Big Data)

•             George Goognin, Vice Chairman at the Russian Parliament Blockchain Experts Chamber, Founder of Karma p2p lending platform and other FinTech companies

•             Olga Ukolova, Entrepreneur, founder of OpenWeatherMap, one of the world leaders in the weather data market, enthusiast of Geospatial and Big Data technologies

Other experts

•             Olga Vysokova, Founder, Next Generation  - to lead the NextGen round table

•             Inna Iranyi, Founding Partner, Shorex Capital       

Other major topics for discussion

What can other jurisdictions offer Russian/CIS/East European clients in terms of corporate structures, personal structures, tax incentives, financial infrastructure, real estate market, and more

How to balance your investment portfolio and what assets to invest in?

Global migration trends – Citizenship by investment, Residency by investment and other Programmes

Elite education: Europe’s top schools and colleges: how to navigate them?

Next gen: Round Table with successful, young entrepreneurs from Russia & Eastern Europe

Masterclass with practical case studies: INVESTING IN BLOCKCHAIN & FINTECH

We would like to inform you that colleagues and partners of Russo-British Chamber of Commerce are eligible for an exclusive 15% discount* off the standard conference price. To claim your discount, simply complete the registration form on the event website and quote the VIP code 1150RUSSOBRITISH

If you have any questions, Adam Smith Conferences staff will be happy to help. Please contact Anna Andriyanova on +7 495 232 4060 ext 31009 or write to

* Discount is not valid for persons who have already registered to participate at this conference and/or seminar(s). All discounts can only be applied at the time of registration and cannot be combined. All discounts are subject to approval.