Wealth Management & Private Banking Summit - Russia & CIS

Adam Smith 8th International Summit

17 - 18 April 2018

InterContinental Moscow Tverskaya Hotel


Nearly 8 years ago we organised our first summit in Moscow on private banking & wealth management. Since then every spring private bankers, family offices, wealth managers, analysts and experts, as well as VIP guests gather in Moscow to analyse latest trends and surveys in the industry, to exchange practical insights and to learn about new ideas. 

We are proud that during these years we have created our own network of valuable industry contacts including many Russian family offices.

We are proud that we did not give up in difficult economic situation and continued working with the industry players to develop this platform for knowledge and networking. 

We are proud that every year people come to this event from all over Russia (including Siberia, Far East, South of Russia etc), and from many countries like the CIS, Switzerland, UK, Luxembourg, Cyprus, Malta, the Baltics, Singapore, the USA & more.


  • Activation by Russia of the automatic exchange of tax information with other countries from 1 January 2018: CRS, CbC 
  • Changes in Russian currency control from 1 January 2018
  • Investing in EUROBONDS in the light of December decision by Russian Ministry of Finance
  • Next generation wealth holders in Russian: what is important for them?
  • Succession planning including the question of Russian trusts
  • Data leaks and cyber security issues 
  • Assets allocation in the low interest rates environment
  • Real estate investments & other material assets 
  • BLOCKCHAIN technology, cryptocurrencies and ICOs; what does the future hold? 
  • New surveys of family offices of Russian Forbes personalities 
  • Russian private bankers and private client lawyers debate
  • Global update of residency and citizenship by investment programs in 2018 
  • Philanthropy and impact investments in Russia 
  • VIP Guest presentation 

Speakers 2018

Evgenia Tyurikova, Head, Sberbank Private Banking
Evgenia Tyurikova


Sberbank Private Banking

Igor Ryabov, Head of Private Banking Russia, UniCredit, Moscow
Igor Ryabov

Head of Private Banking Russia

UniCredit, Moscow

Alexei Stankevich, Managing Director, Phoenix Advisors, Moscow
Alexei Stankevich

Managing Director

Phoenix Advisors, Moscow

Oleg Mikhailov, Director, M&P Private Service Group, Russia
Oleg Mikhailov


M&P Private Service Group, Russia

Victoria Valyuk, Head of Family Office, VTB Private Banking
Victoria Valyuk

Head of Family Office

VTB Private Banking

Olga Boltenko, Managing Partner, Boltenko Law
Olga Boltenko

Managing Partner

Boltenko Law

Roustam Vakhitov, Managing partner, International Tax Associates B.V.
Roustam Vakhitov

Managing partner

International Tax Associates B.V.

Natalya Larina, Head of Investment Department, URALSIB | Private Bank, Russia
Natalya Larina

Head of Investment Department

URALSIB | Private Bank, Russia

Aljona Sakharova, CEO, Main Partner AG, Switzerland
Aljona Sakharova


Main Partner AG, Switzerland

Tim George, Partner, Withers LLP
Tim George


Withers LLP

Katerina Mileeva, Managing Director Alfa Private, Alfa-Bank, Russia
Katerina Mileeva

Managing Director Alfa Private

Alfa-Bank, Russia

Alexander Makarin, Director /Private Banker , Barclays Private Bank
Alexander Makarin

Director /Private Banker

Barclays Private Bank

Industry research from our speakers

Succinct, informative, clear, good exchange of experience, new trends!

Y. Sulinovskaya

, Head of personal banking department, AK Bars Bank

Lively, active, informative and useful! High level professionals

T. Maslovskaya, 

Head of personal banking department, AKB Primorie

Very well attended & professionally organized. Adam Smith Conferences attract high caliber delegates. Great choice of conference venue.

C. Mangion, Business Executive, PKF Malta

Dr Alexander Dobrovinsky on the art of working with celebrity clients

Flashback to previous conferences:

RUBEN VARDANYAN – the well-known businessman and philanthropist last year addressed issues important to Russian wealth creators: succession, family values, educating the new generation and philanthropy.