Sergey Slagoda, managing partner of the law firm S&K Vertical, took part in the seminar “Luxembourg: European Business Center”
Seminar is held as a part of Trade-economic mission of Luxembourg coinciding with formal visit to Russia of His Royal Highness the Grand Duke of Luxembourg and Hereditary Prince of Nassau Guillaume.
On April 14, 2010 (St.-Petersburg) the Corinthia hotel has hosted the first seminar within the framework of the Trade-economic mission of Luxembourg headed by H. E. Gaston Stronck, Ambassador of Luxembourg in Russia
An introductory statement was given by Prince Guillaume. Jeannot Krecke, the Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade of Luxembourg delivered an address after the crown prince. He told about strategic partnership of Russia and the Duchy. The four priority development sectors of the international co-operation were also discussed at the seminar
This event enabled its participants to establish mutual business connections since Luxembourg and St.-Petersburg have vast experience as international financial centres with a wide range of services rendered, which is quite interesting and useful to both parties.
24 companies from Luxembourg specialized in finance, insurance, development and architectural design took part in the mission, including Arendt and Medernach, BSB Luxembourg, Carey S.A., Corn?r Banque, Fedil, Hoogewerf & CIE, Pricewaterhousecoopers, RBC Dexia Investor Services, United International Management S.A., Facts Services S. a. r. l., United trust, Alle & Overy Luxembourg, Dresder Bank and many others.