From mega-yachts to bank accounts to possible Fabergé eggs – how the US is capturing ill-gotten gains of oligarchs to hurt Putin’s warchest.
What does it take to enforce sanctions against Russia? Featuring the Director of the DOJ’s Kleptocapture Task Force, Andrew Adams, learn about how the US-coordinated seizure of Russian oligarchs’ mega-yachts and other assets protects the international order.
When: Wednesday, Sept. 14 | 12:00 PM
Where: Zoom Webinar
Tickets: Free | RSVP required
About the Speaker | Andrew Adams
Director, DOJ Kleptocapture Task Force
Andrew Adams joined the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York in 2013, where he worked as a junior AUSA in the Office’s Asset Forfeiture and Violent and Organized Crime Units. Andrew has investigated, charged, and tried cases with an emphasis on the integrity of financial institutions; transnational organized crime; sophisticated money laundering operations through both traditional and “crypto” platforms; and cases involving looted antiquities and frauds involving the sale of cultural property. In March of this year, Andrew was asked to lead the Department of Justice’s sanctions response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine.