Dmitri Gorelov

Dmitri Gorelov is a Russia, Central and Eastern Europe, and Central Asia analyst at Aperio Intelligence Limited, an independent corporate intelligence and financial crime advisory firm based in London. Prior to joining Aperio in April 2019, Dmitri worked for an international risk consulting company focusing on business intelligence research. Before that, he was part of the Russian investigative team at a London-based NGO.

How Alexei Navalny Created Russia’s Main Opposition Platform

September 11, 2020

On September 2, German authorities stated that Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny had been poisoned with a nerve agent from the Novichok group. Since August 22, Navalny has been treated at the Charité university hospital in Berlin, where he was transported from Russia in an induced coma. Navalny is best-known...

Has Putin Won the Vote on Constitutional Amendments?

July 08, 2020

On July 3, the Russian central election commission announced the results of the nationwide vote on constitutional reforms, the biggest shake-up of the constitution since it was adopted in 1993. According to official data, 77.92% of voters, or 57.7 million people, cast their ballots in favor of the reforms, with...