Dr. Dmitry Yu. Ekenin

Deputy Managing Partner,
Financial director

Phone:+7 (495) 221 8880, +7 (495) 221 8881

Fax:+7 (495) 221 8885, +7 (495) 221 8886

  • Holds Ph.D. degree in Economics;
  • Master’s degree from the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (economics and law department); specialist in law, finance, mathematical modeling;
  • Diploma from the Academy of Budget and Treasury of the Russian Ministry of Finance in the securities market;
  • Diploma in the International Financial Reporting Standards;
  • Trainings in the U.S., Germany, and France;
  • Study course at the Northern Kentucky University as a visiting scholar;
  • Started his career as a software designer;
  • Has an extended experience in law and finance since 1991, mostly as a top manager in the Russian banking sector, including positions of C.E.O. and President in two national banks during the last seven years prior to joining Sojuzpatent;
  • Experience of work in the Boards of the Banking Association ‘Russia’, the Finnish-Russian Chamber of Commerce, the Russian Europay (Mastercard) Members Association, other national and international organizations;
  • Active participant of the legislative process. Ex-member of Russian Duma’s expert commission on banking legislation and many other civic and governmental bodies;
  • Founder of the Payments & Settlements Committee within the Banking Association ‘Russia’;
  • Member of the Banking Commission of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP), head of payments/settlements group;
  • Expert of the international network Gerson Lehrman Group;
  • With Sojuzpatent since 2011;
  • Languages – English, French.
A few of OUR advantages
  • We have nearly a century’s experience,

    guaranteeing you the highest quality service.

  • We have ample specialists in all areas of science and technology,

    allowing us to resolve even your most complex challenges.

  • Our patent attorneys and litigation lawyers work in tandem

    to provide you with the best-quality patents and to represent you successfully both in legal and in administrative disputes.

  • We provide an electronic interface to the patent offices

    with fully automated workflow to eliminate multiple data entry and avoid errors.

  • Proximity to the customer, both geographic and electronic.

    We have offices in the center of Moscow and in other major Russian cities. You can also access us remotely from anyplace in the world.

  • International IP publications rate us among the most prestigious world leaders

    in the area of Intellectual Property.

  • Transparent reporting and detailed invoicing

    provide you with complete information on our services.

  • Our professional liability is insured

    by one of the world’s leading insurance companies.