Expert Profile



Dr Dmitry Skorobutov
Position(s) Political Journalist and Advisor

Dmitry Skorobutov, 43 y.o., PhD, is a political journalist and adviser, specialized in Russian internal and external politics, media weapon and propaganda, special operations of Russia in the framework of the so called "hybrid war". He is currently a state political refugee in Switzerland.  Dmitry has been working in media since 1997, spanning across radio, printed press and television. From 2001 until 2017 he was the International editor and News Chief-Editor of the biggest Russian State TV-Channel "Rossiya-1”. In addition to that, from 2005 to 2015 he served as Chief-Producer of international projects of all VGTRK TV-channels (the biggest Russian media holding). From 2011 until 2012 Dmitry was also the Head of the Press Department of the "Russian Geographical Society" and a member of the teams of the President and the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, overseeing all media, protocol and special security measures. Dmitry speaks Russian, French, English, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese.


Participating in upcoming course/event
29 November 2021