Mark Garber
Senior Partner, Chairman of the Board of Directors of GHP Group

Mark Garber is a well-known financier in the Russian investment community.

  • In 1987 he was a cofounder of Sintez Cooperative;
  • in 1995 in cooperation with Hans-Joerg Rudloff (former CEO of Credit Suisse and Chairman of the Executive Committee at Barclays Capital since 1998), Mark established UCB Financial Group;
  • in 1998 after UCB was bought out by investment bank Robert Fleming & Co, Mark became the Chairman of the Board of Directors at Fleming UCB;
  • in 2000 following Robert Fleming & Co being purchased by Chase Group, Mr Garber and Roderick D. Fleming established the global financial group Fleming Family & Partners and Mark became a Board Member and Senior Partner of FF&P;
  • from 2000 to 2012, Mark was a Senior Partner and a Board Member at Fleming Family & Partners;
  • in 2012 in collaboration with Ian Hannam, bought out the Russian division of FF&P which was used as the foundation for newly established GHP Group;
  • following establishment of GHP Group in 2012, Mark has been a Senior Partner and Chairman of the Board of the Company.
  • in 2013 Mark Garber was acknowledged as the Legend of Industry PB&WM and rewarded on the SPEAR’S Russia Wealth Management Awards 2013.
Denis Sukhanov
Partner, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of GHP Group

Denis Sukhanov has over 20 years experience working in the Russian and international financial markets, specifically with Russia’s largest banks, corporations and industrial enterprises.

  • Worked at leading legal advisory firms (Gide, Loyrette Nouel and Clifford Chance) specializing in mergers and acquisitions (M&A), capital markets transactions and the banking sector;
  • became a member of the Executive Board and Board of Directors of Fleming UCB in 1997;
  • when the investment division of Robert Fleming & Co was sold to Chasе Banking Group in 2000 and Fleming Family & Partners was established, Mr Sukhanov headed the group’s Moscow-based office and was a Board Member of FF&P;
  • in 2012 in collaboration with Mark Garber and Ian Hannam, bought out the Russian division of FF&P to establish GHP Group;
  • has been a Partner and Deputy Chairman of GHP Group since 2012.

Denis Sukhanov graduated from Moscow State University of International Relations (MGIMO), the Russian School of Private Law and the Paris Institute of Political Science (L'Institut d'études politiques (IEP) de Paris).