Wealth Management & Private Banking

Adam Smith International Summit

20 - 21 October 2020

InterContinental Moscow Tverskaya Hotel

Dmitry Volvach, Deputy Head, Federal Tax Service of Russian Federation [online]
Dmitry Volvach

Deputy Head

Federal Tax Service of Russian Federation [online]

Gregg Robins, Founder, Robins Advising, Formerly Head of Wealth Management UBS Russia [online]
Gregg Robins


Robins Advising, Formerly Head of Wealth Management UBS Russia [online]

Mikhail Znamenskiy, Wealth Management Head, Citi Russia
Mikhail Znamenskiy

Wealth Management Head

Citi Russia

Andrei Ivanov, Partner, Investment Advisory, CFA, LEON Family Office
Andrei Ivanov

Partner, Investment Advisory, CFA

LEON Family Office

Olga Degtyareva, Executive Director, Head of the Department for Work with HNW Families, URALSIB Bank
Olga Degtyareva

Executive Director, Head of the Department for Work with HNW Families


Andrey Movchan, CEO, Movchan's Group [online]
Andrey Movchan


Movchan's Group [online]

Olga Boltenko, Managing Partner, Boltenko Law (Zurich)
Olga Boltenko

Managing Partner

Boltenko Law (Zurich)

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

Managing Partner

Carré Trust AG - Family Office (Zurich)

Avy Burstin, CEO, Amber Lion Capital
Avy Burstin


Amber Lion Capital

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


M&P Private Service Group, Russia

llya Sushkov, Deputy CEO, Amber Lion Capital, Switzerland
llya Sushkov

Deputy CEO

Amber Lion Capital, Switzerland

Dmitry Zapol, Co-founder, IBSA, UK
Dmitry Zapol



Tatiana Menshenina, Partner, Solicitor - Advocate, Withers (London)
Tatiana Menshenina

Partner, Solicitor - Advocate

Withers (London)

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

Head of Investment Department

URALSIB | Private Bank, Russia


Well organised conference, the best I have visited so far!

Liliya Scott,

Managing Partner, LS Legal Solicitors, UK

Very interesting and insightful speakers. Fantastic experience in wealth management.

Alina Tarasova,

CS Global Partners

Among topics that we will address in October 2020:

  • NEW KEY THEME: the impact of global coronavirus outbreak on the economy, wealth management industry, stock markets and investors' activity 
  • Growing importance of succession planning for Russian HNWIs including writing wills, contingency planning and more. Pandemic as a catalyst for succession planning
  • Changes is the marital law in Russia from March 2020
  • A session focused on the UK: Brexit and what are the implications for wealthy Russians and their assets
  • Models of private banking & premier banking services departments: “club approach” and more
  • Digital solutions, CRM systems in private banking. Growing importance of reputational management and cyber security risks
  • Substance and the future of off-shore structures
  • AML – new approaches in Russia and abroad
  • Update on taxation in Russia, including Tax Residency in Russia and plans for 2020 - 2022 
  • and more



At Adam Smith Conferences we are proud that our events always bring together a high number of family offices and leading private bankers serving HNWIs from Russia and the CIS. In 2019 we had:

LEON Family Office, UFG Wealth Management, Phoenix Advisors, NICA Multi Family Office, Main Partner AG, Switzerland, FP Wealth Advisors, Sberbank Private Banking, Gazprombank Private Banking, Uralsib Private Bank, UniCredit, EWUB, Julius Baer, and others. 

COVID-19 Phases Matrix Explained - Gregg Robins, Robins Advising

The best moments from The ASC Wealth Podcast #1 where Vadim and Gregg talk about the recovery phases of the world from the self inflicted induced coma caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Full podcast: https://youtu.be/tmhgQElHPhs

Gregg's CLIENT CHECKLIST: https://bit.ly/2RSv8DB

Russian wealth management industry research & papers

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

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Photo Gallery 2019

Video from previous events

Alexander Dobrovinsky made a presentation “Trend among Russian HNWIs: how a hobby can become a new business?”

German Kaplun, the Founder of TMT Investments was our Keynote speaker about investing in BLOCKCHAIN businesses.

Alexander Dobrovinsky.The art of working with Russian HNWIs from the world of show business and sports.

Ruben Vardanyan