Graduated with distinguished diploma from the Moscow State University, economic faculty. Post graduation of the Institute of World Economy and International Relations (IMEMO), Russian Academy of Sciences.
From 1996 he is the Head of IMEMO Agribusiness Department. From 2001 occupied the position of the general director of the Institute for Agricultural Market Studies (IKAR). IKAR is the leading private domestic agbiz infocentric institution. It provides daily, weekly, monthly situation and outlook reports on the domestic and international agricultural market, as well as develops bespoken strategic market reports. IKAR ag commodity price indexes are highly recognized. The company holds devoted pages at ThomsonReuters and Bloomberg. From 2010 IKAR has been the member of the global AgriBenchmark project.
Dmitry is a member of the Public Advisory Council by the Russian Ministry of Agriculture (from 2013).
Chevalier de l’Ordre du Merite Agricole (France); distinguished diploma of the Russian Minister of Agriculture; distinguished diploma of ASSAGROS (the Union of Russian Agbiz Associations), distinguished diploma of the Russian Grain Union.