Dmitry Artyukhov graduated from Moscow State University, faculty of journalism, with honours, in 2007. He started his legal education at the University Zurich and completed the law degree at MGIMO, Moscow, as a Master in International and European law, in 2018. Prior to joining the RAA as chief editor, Dmitry worked as an editor for GEO Magazine Russia and "Lichny Budget" magazine on private finance, and contributed to "Aeroflot" in-flight magazine. During his studies in Zurich he worked as assistant to attorneys providing legal, tax and secretarial services to Russian and international clients in the cantons of Zurich and Zug. In Moscow he did an internship at the Moscow Arbitration (Commercial) court and advised businesses on questions of shipping contracts, administrative and labour legislation and disputes. Dmitry has published articles in scientific journals on stylistics of the Russian language and law, alongside with articles on Russia's regions and private business published in magazines that reflect his range of experience.