The third Spear’s Wealth Insight Forum took place in late September with panels and talks on a range of topics, from investment to philanthropy, featuring speakers like Ben Goldsmith, Dame Stephanie Shirley and Milo Yiannopoulos



9.30-10.15 Future Fortunes: Speakers on radical twenty-first century investing opportunities (panel)

Lewis Deyong,

Ben Goldsmith, WHEB Partners

Keith Heddle, Stanley Gibbons

Kieron Launder, Schroders Private Banking

Sponsored by Stanley Gibbons


10.15-11 Read All About It: How much privacy do HNWs need? (debate)

Ariel Sergio Goekmen, Kaiser Partner

John Kelly, Harbottle & Lewis

Dominic Ponsford, Press Gazette

Mark Stephens, Howard Kennedy FSI

Sponsored by Kaiser Partner



Oliver Crofton, Select

Dr Chris Donegan, Fraserburgh

David Murray-Hundley, Adaro

Milo Yiannopoulos, The Kernel

Sponsored by


2.15-1 My Journey: A philanthropist on how they learnt to love giving and what they discovered along the way (Q&A)

Dame Stephanie Shirley

Sponsored by Schroders Private Banking


2-2.45 Shut Up!: Reputation managers talk us through clips from disastrous interviews and how to avoid making the same mistakes (talk illustrated with video clips)

Ross Gow, Acuity Reputation


2.45-3.30 Health and Wealth: Does money really let you live longer? (panel)

Dr Gary Smyth, Randox Health

Sponsored by Randox Health


4.45-5.30 Shirtsleeves to Shirtsleeves: How to bring the next generation into your business (panel)

Giulia Cambieri, Spear’s

Gary Martin, The Martin Group

Anne Kirstine Riemann, Riemann A/S

4-4.45 Next!: What makes a successful succession? (panel)

Sandy Loder, AH Loder Advisers

Dhana Sabanathan, McDermott Will & Emery, winner of Tax & Trust Lawyer of the Year at the Spear’s Young Turk Awards

James Suenson-Taylor