Key employees of the company have more than 10-15 years of experience in the field of international law, capital and investment management and continuity in leading companies and family offices. LEON aims to attract best specialists and create all conditions for their professional growth and development.
Prior to the establishment of LEON Family Office, Andrey was the head of Wealth Advisory services in PricewaterhouseCoopers. Before that, Andrey worked in such large international companies as Inchcape, The Coca-Cola Export Corporation, Ernst and Young. Andrey is universally recognized expert in the fields of international wealth structuring / personal holding mechanisms (trusts, private funds, private investment companies), estate and succession planning, personal financial planning, tax and legal support of private M&A transactions, immigration law, etc. Andrey graduated from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MSIIR) and holds LLM degree in European Union Law.
Andrey also subsequently received MBA degree from Fuqua School of Business, has TEP qualification and is a certified specialist in the field of trustsand estate planning (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners)
Partner, Asset Management
Andrey has experience in wealth management for more than 18 years. Prior to the establishment of LEON Family Office, Andrei was responsible for investment management in global markets at the family office of Quinta Capital Partners and was Managing Director at Renaissance Investment Management, and BCS. Moreover, Andrei has a profound experience in equity research and project evaluation in companies like Troika Dialog and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Andrei graduated from the physical faculty of Moscow State University (MSU), has international qualifications in the field of investment analysis and financial accounting (CFA and ACCA), as well as certificates in asset management from the Russian Federal Service for Financial Markets (FCSM) and the Cyprus Ministry of Finance.
Partner, Legal and Tax Support
Prior to the establishment of LEON Family Office, Roman worked as an attorney in Private Wealth Services group in PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Roman specializes in the field of set-up and ongoing coordination of personal holding vehicles, as well as in the field of management and control services. He has significant experience in developing and implementing corporate and family governance structures, shareholder agreements, and M&A support for private clients.
Roman received a higher legal education, has a TEP qualification and is a certified specialist in the field of trusts and estate planning (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners).
Director of LEON VALUE FUND
Mikhail has experience in wealth management for more than 12 years. Prior to joining LEON Family Office, Mikhail was the head of the wealth management department for high net worth clients on international markets in HSBC Private Bank and Raiffeisen Bank in Russia. During 2006-2009 he managed equity funds in Renaissance Investment Management
Mikhail has an international CFA certificate and certificate in asset management from Cyprus Ministry of Finance. He graduated from the faculty of computational mathematics and cybernetics of the Moscow State University (MSU) and master's program of the Russian Economic School.
Artem has experience in markets and companies’ analysis for more than 7 years. Prior to joining LEON Family Office, Artem worked in RusAl's corporate finance department and investment company Zerich, where he was responsible for the analysis of international companies and projects.
Artem has an international CFA Certificate. He graduated from the master’s program of the Higher School of Economics.
Artem has experience in analysis of companies for more than 5 years. Prior to joining LEON Family Office, Artem worked for Raiffeisen Bank and Uralsib, where he was responsible for the financial analysis of projects and large corporate borrowers.
Artem has an international CFA certificate. He graduated from the Bauman Moscow State Technical University.
Director of LEON MFO Investment Ltd
Marina has more than 10 years of experience in the financial sector. Prior to joining LEON MFO Investments Limited, Marina was the head of the reporting and financial control department at the Promsvyazbank JSCB in Cyprus and also worked as a financial manager in large industrial companies in St. Petersburg. Marina is a specialist in the sphere of investments and funds activity regulation in Cyprus.
Marina graduated from the faculty of microelectronics of the St. Petersburg Polytechnic University.Marina is currently enrolled in ACCA program.
Artem has experience in financial accounting and analysis of companies for more than 5 years. Prior to joining LEON Family Office, Artem worked in the PwC Tax Administration and Planning Department, later in the Derivative Financial Instruments Department of TMF Group and Aviation Financing Transactions Planning Department at DvB Bank (The Netherlands).
Artem has an international ACCA certificate in the field of financial accounting, as well as an international CFA certificate of level 1. He graduated from the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia in Moscow.
Gleb has experience in the field of legal and advisory services for more than 8 years.
Prior to joining LEON Family Office, Gleb worked in the Bar Association, where he dealt with judicial disputes in the field of corporate law. Gleb worked in Private Wealth Services group in PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he was responsible for set-up of personal holding vehicles, advising on continuity and development of corporate governance mechanisms.
Gleb graduated from the faculty of jurisprudence of the Military University of the Russian Federation MD.
Valeria has experience in international tax planning and jurisprudence for more than 6 years. Valeria worked in PwC in the International Tax Services Department, where she was responsible for the set-up of international tax-efficient holding structures, as well as in the Private Wealth Services group, where she provided tax consultancy services and was responsible for set-up of personal holding vehicles.
Valeria has TEP qualification in the field of International Tax Management. She graduated from the Economics Faculty of the Russian State University of Trade and Economics.
Vladislav has experience in the field of legal and advisory services for more than 3 years.
Prior to joining LEON Family Office, Vladislav worked as a junior lawyer in an international engineering company specializing in the production of power equipment in the field of aviation and shipbuilding - Rolls-Royce PLC. Vladislav also worked in Pepeliaev Group in the banking and finance department, where he was engaged in corporate finance issues both under the Russian and English law.
Vladislav graduated from the International Law Faculty of the Russian Foreign Trade Academy of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation.
Julia has experience in the field of legal and advisory services for more than 3 years
Julia began her career in Pepeliaev Group in the corporate law department. Following that, she was involved in establishment and support of foreign structures activities in a boutique family office.
Julia graduated from the International Law Faculty of the Kutafin Moscow State Law University (MSAL).
Stepan has experience in the field of legal and advisory services for more than four years.
Prior to joining LEON Stepan was working as a lawyer in international tax planning department in Cliff Legal Services specializing in the field of international trusts and private foundations. He was also involved into advising on projects related to complex restructuring of international business.
In addition, Stepan has extensive experience in Russian civil law advising, due to employment in Priority Legal Company.
Stepan graduated with a bachelor degree from the Russian Academy of Justice and with master’s degree in international commercial law form the University of Westminster in London.