Since 2001, Dmitry Rylko is the general director of IKAR
and a principal owner (Institute for Agricultural Market Studies). 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 strategic market reports. The company has held devoted pages at ThomsonReuters and Bloomberg. From 2010 IKAR has been the member of the global AgriBenchmark project.
Dmitry Rylko graduated in 1983 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.
Among his other numerous activities, in 2017-18 he served as an independent member of BoD of NKHP (biggest domestic grain export terminal located in Novorossiysk). From 2017 till present he is an independent member of BoD of Agroholding Steppe (major Russian ag producer, 350 THA arable land).
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, Grain Oskar in a category of best speaker of Black Sea Grain annual conference, Kiev (2018).