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“Year-End Update on the Sanctions”


On 11 December 2018, the AEB held the open event “Year-End Update on the Sanctions” organized by the AEB Finance and Investments Committee.

The event gave the audience an opportunity to hear Ethan Heinz, Counsel, Dentons, on the recent US sanctions and their implications and Alexander Anichkin, Partner, Clifford Chance, on Russia’s counter-sanctions. 

At the event, the experts shared their thoughts and opinions on developments in the operating environment under the sanctions and potential upcoming sanctions. The participants raised numerous questions with regard to expected new sanctions, Nord Stream, sanctions with individuals, parallel imports, influence on the banking sector and many others.

The event was moderated by Stuart Lawson, Chairman of the AEB Finance and Investments Committee and AEB Board member / EY. The welcome speech was made by Frank Schauff, AEB CEO.

The presentations are available here.

Photo (L-R):  Alexander Anichkin, Clifford Chance; Ethan Heinz, Dentons; Stuart Lawson, AEB Finance and Investments Committee Chairman / EY; Frank Schauff, AEB CEO.