Dmitriy Machikhin

Dmitry Machikhin

PARTNER, ADVISOR


Education:
Dmitry graduated from the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, with specialization of an international lawyer and translator. Then he graduated from the Institute of Legislation and Comparative Law under the Government of the Russian Federation. Received additional education at the Moscow School of Business and the Princeton University.

Work Experience:
Dmitry worked as a lawyer in large international companies in the financial and banking business areas. After working for some time at the world's leading law firm Clifford Chance in Paris and Luxembourg, Dmitry became a Partner of a law firm in Moscow. Since 2013, he has been professionally advising IT companies and start-ups around the world. At the same time, Dmitry launched several own projects. He is an active blockchain-evangelist and has been a crypto-enthusiast since 2014. He has advised over 30 blockchain projects and is the author of numerous articles in the media. Dmitry is a professional advisor for projects that conduct ICO. The total amount of funds raised by these projects exceeds $100 million. In 2017 he joined the Board of Directors of Midex IT.

Legal Practices:
Legal support of IT and FinTech startups, ICO’s;
Dispute resolution.

Achievements:
Recognized as one of the best advisors of 2017
Expert of the news portal Cointelagraph
Expert of the rating agency ICO Bench
Jury.online arbiter