Born in 1969, Dmitry Rudenko graduated from the Bauman Moscow State Technical University in 1993. Over the following five years, he worked at Promradtekhbank, where he was head of the retail division. In January 1999, he joined a working group set up to reorganize Russian Standard Bank and became one of its co-founders and key executives. In May 1999, he was appointed head of the retail business department and, in 2005, became First Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Russian Standard Bank, the pioneer of POS lending in Russia.In 2007, Dmitry Rudenko was invited to join the VTB Group. From 2007 to 2012, he was First Vice-President and First Vice-Chairman of the Management Board of VTB24. He coordinated chain operations, SME services, retail business in Russia and the CIS, services to VIP customers, mortgage lending and customer support. Dmitry Rudenko implemented a segmented approach to working with the customer base and developing targeted banking product offers. From 2012 to 2016, he was President and Chairman of the Management Board of Leto Bank. During that period, the bank implemented a ‘lean’ bank model operating without cash desks, a cash recycling function in its ATMs, anti-fraud biometric face recognition, real-time marketing technology. Since March 2016, he has been the chief executive of Pochta Bank, which was established on the basis of Leto Bank with support from VTB and Russian Post.