Gathering of experts across the globe who advise Russian & CIS HNWIs & UHNWIs

1-2 February 2017

Photographs from 2017 conference

Speakers in 2017 included:

Graham Povey, Executive Director, UBS Wealth Planning UHNW / GFO, Zurich
Graham Povey

Executive Director

UBS Wealth Planning UHNW / GFO, Zurich

Dimitry Afanasiev, Chairman, Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, Moscow
Dimitry Afanasiev

Chairman

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, Moscow

Michael Vlahovic, Managing Director, Private banking, EFG Bank AG, Zurich
Michael Vlahovic

Managing Director, Private banking

EFG Bank AG, Zurich

Stefan Liniger, Chief Executive Officer, Rothschild Trust Group, Zurich
Stefan Liniger

Chief Executive Officer

Rothschild Trust Group, Zurich

Elena Andrianova, Managing Director, Head of Russia, Ukraine & CIS, Rothschild Trust Group, Zurich
Elena Andrianova

Managing Director, Head of Russia, Ukraine & CIS

Rothschild Trust Group, Zurich

Craig MacIntyre, Director - Private Client & Trust, Hamilton, Bermuda, Conyers Dill & Pearman
Craig MacIntyre

Director - Private Client & Trust, Hamilton, Bermuda

Conyers Dill & Pearman

Niel Jones, Director, Corporate Department, Conyers Dill & Pearman
Niel Jones

Director, Corporate Department

Conyers Dill & Pearman

Phanos Theophanous, Managing Director, Key Clients and Family Offices Team, Barclays, London
Phanos Theophanous

Managing Director, Key Clients and Family Offices Team

Barclays, London

Olga Boltenko, Managing Partner, Boltenko Law
Olga Boltenko

Managing Partner

Boltenko Law

Andrew Terry, Partner, Withers LLP, London, UK
Andrew Terry

Partner

Withers LLP, London, UK

Denis Arkhipov, Partner, Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, Moscow
Denis Arkhipov

Partner

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, Moscow

Victoria Burkovskaya, Partner, Head of White Collar Crime Practice, Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, Moscow
Victoria Burkovskaya

Partner, Head of White Collar Crime Practice

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, Moscow

Vassily Rudomino, Senior Partner, Alrud, Moscow
Vassily Rudomino

Senior Partner

Alrud, Moscow

David Wilson, Partner / Attorney at Law, M.C.J. (NYU) Trust & Estate Practitioner, Schellenberg Wittmer, Geneva
David Wilson

Partner / Attorney at Law, M.C.J. (NYU) Trust & Estate Practitioner

Schellenberg Wittmer, Geneva

Cyril Troyanov, Partner, ALTENBURGER, Geneva, Switzerland
Cyril Troyanov

Partner

ALTENBURGER, Geneva, Switzerland

Svetlana Colta, Managing Partner, Carré Trust AG - Family Office, Switzerland, Zurich
Svetlana Colta

Managing Partner

Carré Trust AG - Family Office, Switzerland, Zurich

Stella Kammitsi, Partner, CHRYSSAFINIS & POLYVIOU, Nicosia, Cyprus
Stella Kammitsi

Partner

CHRYSSAFINIS & POLYVIOU, Nicosia, Cyprus

Kira Egorova,  Of Counsel, Alrud, Moscow, Russia
Kira Egorova

Of Counsel

Alrud, Moscow, Russia

Yelena Martino (Moderator), Managing Director, LIMAR CONSULTING, Austria, UK
Yelena Martino (Moderator)

Managing Director

LIMAR CONSULTING, Austria, UK

Ariel Sergio Goekmen, Member of the Executive Board, Schroder & Co Bank AG, Zurich
Ariel Sergio Goekmen

Member of the Executive Board

Schroder & Co Bank AG, Zurich

Alexei Stankevich, Managing Director, Phoenix advisors, Moscow
Alexei Stankevich

Managing Director

Phoenix advisors, Moscow

Dmitry Nikolaev, Senior Manager, Business Tax Services, EY Moscow
Dmitry Nikolaev

Senior Manager, Business Tax Services

EY Moscow

Raul-Angelo Papotti, Partner, Chiomenti Studio Legale, Rome
Raul-Angelo Papotti

Partner

Chiomenti Studio Legale, Rome

Jan van Bueren, Co-Founder & Managing Director , FOSS Family Office Services Switzerland (Part of UBP, SA), Zurich
Jan van Bueren

Co-Founder & Managing Director

FOSS Family Office Services Switzerland (Part of UBP, SA), Zurich

Filippo Noseda, Partner, Withers LLP, London, UK
Filippo Noseda

Partner

Withers LLP, London, UK

Sonia Velasco, Partner, Cuatrecasas, Barcelona, Spain
Sonia Velasco

Partner

Cuatrecasas, Barcelona, Spain

Bruno L'ecuyer, Chief Executive, Investment Migration Council
Bruno L'ecuyer

Chief Executive

Investment Migration Council

Andreas Schuepbach, Executive Vice President, BSI Ltd., Zurich, Switzerland
Andreas Schuepbach

Executive Vice President

BSI Ltd., Zurich, Switzerland

Ekaterina Mavrenkova, Managing Partner, Henley & Partners, Switzerland
Ekaterina Mavrenkova

Managing Partner

Henley & Partners, Switzerland

Fedor Poskriakov, Partner, Lenz & Staehelin, Geneva
Fedor Poskriakov

Partner

Lenz & Staehelin, Geneva

Aljona Sakharova, CEO, MAIN PARTNER AG, Zurich
Aljona Sakharova

CEO

MAIN PARTNER AG, Zurich

Jean-Philippe Chetcuti, Managing Partner, Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates, Malta
Jean-Philippe Chetcuti

Managing Partner

Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates, Malta

Pierre Helg, Partner, QUORUS GmbH
Pierre Helg

Partner

QUORUS GmbH

Andrew Cameron, Partner, Charles Russell Speechlys LLP, London
Andrew Cameron

Partner

Charles Russell Speechlys LLP, London

Anastasia Yianni, Business Development Manager, Pafilia Property Developers, Cyprus
Anastasia Yianni

Business Development Manager

Pafilia Property Developers, Cyprus

Ruslan Yusufov, Director, Private Client Services, Group-IB, Moscow
Ruslan Yusufov

Director, Private Client Services

Group-IB, Moscow

Evgeny Zhilin, Partner, Attorney at Law - Russia, QUORUS GmbH, Moscow
Evgeny Zhilin

Partner, Attorney at Law - Russia

QUORUS GmbH, Moscow

Sergejs Zaicevs, Member of the Board, Bank M2M, Riga
Sergejs Zaicevs

Member of the Board

Bank M2M, Riga

Les Khan, CEO of Citizenship by Investment Unit, Government of St. Christopher and Nevis
Les Khan

CEO of Citizenship by Investment Unit

Government of St. Christopher and Nevis

Evelina Libhen, Attorney at Law, Libhen Law, Miami
Evelina Libhen

Attorney at Law

Libhen Law, Miami

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LATEST NEWS - Confirmed 20/12

Dimitry Afanasiev
Chairman
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

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LATEST NEWS - Confirmed 11/12

Stefan Liniger
Chief Executive Officer
Rothschild Trust Group

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Exclusive Dinner at Zunfthaus Zur Waag Restaurant & at Zunfthhaus zur Meisen Restaurant

Dinner in the beautifully designed Zunfthaus Zur Waag Restaurant & at Zunfthhaus zur Meisen Restaurant whose shimmering stained-glass windows offer a bright and convivial atmosphere.

Network with your conference colleagues, make new connections and discuss business opportunities.  // Transfer by bus from 18:00 till 18:30

Key Wealth Management topics in 2017:

Russian Private clients today

Wealthy Russians in 2016-2017: Industry Leaders Share their Insights

What’s new in Russian law? All You Need to Know in 30 mins

Exchange of Information and Confidentiality in 2017: Secrets are no Longer Safe – True or False?

Tax-free liquidations in Russia – how do they work in theory and practice?

Tax structuring in practice

Compliant structuring for Russians: what you still can do, when and how?

Offshore world after Panama files: The best of offshore 2017

Your professional "friend" abroad:  Whom can you trust and how you can ensure what's yours is yours?

Passport & Tax Residency abroad

Moving to greener pastures – where and how to get new citizenship and tax residency

Switzerland for private clients

Changes in 2017 – where we are now. Banking secrecy, AML, and services

Cyber Security

Everything in the cloud vs Let’s destroy my hard disk every year: cyber security for private clients

Analytical articles from Forum speakers

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Swiss banks and the automatic exchange of tax information:
How will it affect Russian residents with Swiss bank accounts?

For Russian version please click here

Authors: 
ALISA BURKHARD
Associate, Member of the Russian Desk, Altenburger 
CYRIL TROYANOV
Partner, Head of the Russian Desk, Altenburger 

 

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The commonwealth of Dominica citizenship by investment programme

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The Grenada citizenship by investment programme

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The St. Kitts and Nevis citizenship by investment programme

For reading the full article please click here >>

Photographs from 2016 conference

Amazingly interesting topics watching current issues. Well-presented and insightful.

Marco Zeloni,

 Managing Director, Barclays Bank

Attending companies 2017:

ALRUD Law FirmAltai Advisors • Altai Advisors • ALTENBURGER • Alvarez and Marsal CIS LLP • ANDBANK Monaco • ANDREAS DEMETRIADES&CO LLC • Artezano • Bank of Singapore • Bank Vontobel AG • Banque de Luxembourg • Banque Havilland • Banque Havilland SA (UK Branch)• BANQUE HERITAGE SA • Barclays • BSI – EFG • BSI AG • Carre Trust (Cyprus) Limited • Carre Trust AG - Family Office • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP • Cheeswrights Notaries Public • Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates • Chief Financial Officer • Chiomenti Studio Legale • CHRYSSAFINIS & POLYVIOU • CIM Banque • CIO SDVentures • Conyers Dill & Pearman • Corecam Family Office • Cuatrecasas - Goncalves Pereira • DELOITTE • Derek Smith • Dr. Martin Ulrich Fischer • EER Business Services DMCC • Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners • Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Law Offices • Eiwa Partners • Equiom (Guernsey) Limited • ESC Evolution Service Company SA • EY Moscow • First Names Group • FOSS Family Office Services Switzerland • Gatsby and White S.A. • Gazprombank • Henley & Partners • International Fiscal Services (IFS) • Intertrust Fiduciary Services (Jersey) Ltd • Investment Migration Council • Jura Trust AG • KSK Group • LeitnerLeitner • Lenz & Staehelin • Leptos -Armonia Estates • Maxi-Media • Offshore Pro Group • DISCUS HOLDINGS • NTL Trust Limited • Pafilia Property Developers • Petropavlovsk • Phoenix advisors • Pictet Pourgoura & Aspri LLC • PREMIER TRUST GMBH • Property Vision • PSB Asset Management AG • Quorum • Rhone Trust and Fiduciary Services SA • Rotschild Trust Group • S H Landes LLP • Saffery Champness • Samuel Schmidt • Schellenberg Wittmer • Schroder & Co Bank AG • SG Hambros Bank • SIM Consulting • Skolkovo - Wealth Transformation Centre • Tiberghien cvba • Trident Corporate Services AG • UBS Wealth Management • Verfides • Vickers Venture Partners • Vischer • VP Bank (Switzerland) Ltd • WebsterHart • Wilson Associates • Withers LLP

Russian Wealth Advisors Forum Mobile Networking APP is available at the event! Message attendees through a secure messaging system, arrange meetings and create new relationships.

Desktop version  |  Android APP  |   iPhone and iPad APP

*The app is live 2 weeks before and 1 week after the event takes places

Russian Wealth Advisors Forum is a joint venture between Adam Smith Conferences and Withers and is an opportunity for experts from all over the world to meet, share experience, develop their business and learn from one another.

Forum will take place at Marriott Grand Hotel, providing you with perfect networking opportunities, social events as well as 1-2-1 meetings

Marriott Hotel, Zürich
Neumühlequai 42
Tel: +41 44 360 70 70
www.marriott.co.uk/hotels/travel/zrhdt-zurich-marriott-hotel


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Contact Conference Management:

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Olga Boltenko, Conference Chair
Boltenko Law, Zurich

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Taissia Chinina-Kelly
Head of Wealth Management Events
Adam Smith Conferences, London
Taissia@adamsmithconferences.com

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Alex Petric
Conference Producer
Adam Smith Conferences, London
Ales@AdamSmithConferences.com
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Olga Voirin
Marketing & Media Manager
Adam Smith Conferences
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Customer Services & Registrations
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Delegate Sales Manager
Adam Smith Conferences
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