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14th Deloitte Art & Finance conference
Tuesday, 25 October 2022 9:00 AM CET

Past Event


25 Oct.

Tuesday, 09:00 CET

14th Deloitte Art & Finance conference

Art & Humanity: New Art & Financing Trends

On 25 October 2022, Deloitte Private hosted our 14th annual Deloitte Art & Finance conference co-organized by Deloitte Italy and Deloitte Luxembourg with the participation of the Vatican Covid-19 Commission. 

 Our program included a full day in-person conference with additional international attendees via livestream.

The main theme of the conference was Art & Humanity - New art & financing trends. A trio of topical keynotes complemented our program panels with leading industry figures. Explore the full agenda, program booklet and presentation slides. Visit our dedicated page to learn more about the Art & Finance initiative and our most recent publications.

Below, you will find the  video recordings of the 2022 conference. To access the videos, click on the video below on the “Playlist icon” on the top right and then select the topic of your choice


Registration and welcome coffee


Introduction by Masters of Ceremony

  • Adriano Picinati di Torcello, Global Art & Finance Coordinator, Deloitte Luxembourg
  • Barbara Tagliaferri, Deloitte Italy Art & Finance Coordinator


Welcome speech

  • Ernesto Lanzillo , Partner and Deloitte Private Leader, Deloitte Central Mediterranean
  • John Psaila, Chief Executive Officer, Deloitte Luxembourg


Keynote Opening Speech: Synod and digital missionaries. The Catholic Church and art in the digital age

  • Msgr Lucio Adrián Ruiz, Secretary of the Dicastery for Communication of the Holy See


Panel 1 | Sustainable impact investment & Culture and Creative sectors (CCIs)

Introductory speech – New methodology to measure impacts of cultural projects

  • Valeria Brambilla, Chair of Board of Directors, Deloitte & Touche S.p.A


  • Dr. Maximilian Martin, Global Head of Philanthropy, Lombard Odier Group and Senior Fellow, elea Center for Social Innovation, IMD Business School
  • Jean Gazançon, Chief Executive Officer, ARTE Generali
  • Ekaterina Travkina, Coordinator, Culture, Creative Industries and Local Development, OECD Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities
  • Lyne Stambouli, Chief Executive Officer, EverRose

Moderator: Valeria Brambilla, Chair of Board of Directors, Deloitte & Touche S.p.A.


Networking coffee break


Panel 2 | The cultural sector’s new technologies and financing mechanisms: NFTs | crypto-backed assets | security tokens | fractional ownership | digital assets

  • Masha Faurschou, Co-Founder, Artrium
  • Simon Oldfield, Founder & President, Simon Oldfield Advisory, Art | Law | Tech
  • Lori Hotz, Co-Founder & Co-Chief Executive Officer, Lobus
  • Valentina Favero, Lawyer, Deloitte Legal Italy
  • Yassir Benjelloun-Touimi, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, ARTEX

Moderator: Julien Maldonato, Partner, Innovation & Web3 Leader, Deloitte France


Keynote speech: The role of cities in the art ecosystem

  • Oliver Berger, Co-Founder & Co-Chief Executive Officer, Wondeur




Afternoon welcome speech

  • Sr. Alessandra Smerilli, Secretary of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development and Delegate of the Vatican Covid-19 Commission


Panel 3 | What revenue opportunities await the art world in the Metaverse? 

  • Nannette Hechler-Fayd’herbe, Chief Investment Officer EMEA and Head of Global Economics & Research, Credit Suisse
  • Mason Edwards, Chief Commercial Officer, Tezos Foundation
  • Vitomir Jevremović, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, ALL.ART
  • Andrea Concas, Art Tech Entrepreneur, Chief Executive Officer & Founder, Art Rights Founder & Publisher, The NFT Magazine
  • Bernadine Bröcker Wieder, Chief Executive Officer, Arcual

Moderator: Anders Petterson, Managing Director, ArtTactic


Coffee break


Panel 4 | Beyond philanthropy: new approaches for private & corporate art patrons

  • Simone Bemporad, Group Chief Communications & Public Affairs Officer, Assicurazioni Generali
  • Monica Heslington, Vice President - Head of Goldman Sachs Family Office Art & Collectibles Advisory, Goldman Sachs
  • Mikolaj Sekutowicz, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Therme Art
  • Peter Goes, Inhouse counsel, Stichting De Verre Bergen
  • Marco Trevisan, Director, Alberto Peruzzo Foundation

Moderator: Ernesto Lanzillo, Partner and Deloitte Private Leader, Deloitte Central Mediterranean


Closing speech | Art, Humanity, and Technology: new trends in financing cultural development

  • Thomas Krens, Director Emeritus, Solomon R. Guggenheim
    Foundation New York and Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Global Cultural Asset Management


Closing Remarks

  • Message from Nathalie Tessier, Partner, Global Deloitte Private Leader and Global Audit & Assurance Growth Leader
  • Vincent Gouverneur, Partner, EMEA Investment Management Leader, Art & Finance Leader, Deloitte Luxembourg


Cocktail reception – Sponsor Artex

The artist Jens W. Beyrich kindly offered each conference speaker a limited-edition Crystal Sphere to celebrate his Star Sphere exhibition at the Pantheon.