Moscow: 15.10.19 – Challenges and Opportunities for Business and Investment in Russia in 2020

We would like you to our partners Club CERBA meeting, to the Breakfast Brief with Chris Weafer, Senior Partner at Macro-Advisory Ltd., and the top rated Russian markets strategist:

“Challenges and Opportunities for Business and Investment in Russia in 2020”

DATE: Tuesday, October 15, 2019

TIME: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

*Registration will start at 8:45 AM.

VENUE: Norton Rose Fulbright office (Butyrsky Val str., 10, bldg. А) (view on map)

ADMISSION: Complimentary

RSVP: Please confirm your participation to moscow@cerbanet.org, specifying your full name, company, position, and contact information.

CERBA would like to express its sincere gratitude to Norton Rose Fulbright!

 

ABOUT THE SPEAKER:

Christopher Weafer, Senior Partner, Macro-Advisory Ltd.

Christopher Weafer has worked in the Russia-Eurasia region for over twenty-one years and his experience in Emerging Markets covers more than forty years. He has regularly been voted the best market analyst in Russia and the Eurasia region in surveys carried out by Thomson Reuters and Institutional Investor.

Christopher is the founding partner of Macro-Advisory (MA) Limited, the leading independent Russia-Eurasia focused strategy advisory firm, which was set up in late 2013. Prior to this, he was the Chief Strategist for Sberbank, the largest financial organisation in Russia and Eastern Europe.

From 2007 to early 2011, he had a similar role with Uralsib Financial Corporation and, between 2002 and 2007, he was the Chief Market Strategist for Alfa bank, Russia’s leading independent financial group. His first role in Moscow was as head of research for Troika Dialog, an independent investment bank that was subsequently taken over by Sberbank. He held this role from early 1998 to mid-2002.

Prior to coming to Moscow, Christopher was based in Bangkok where he worked from NatWest/Bankers Trust covering investment strategy for the South East Asia region. From 1990 to late 1996, Christopher worked with the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, based in Abu Dhabi City. ADIA is one of the world’s largest sovereign wealth funds and he held the position of Senior Investment Manager.

 

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