Sergei Gorbunov is with Scarsdale Equities LLC, an institutional broker/dealer based in New York. He focuses on economic and investment analyses. Mr. Gorbunov joined the firm in July 2012 after retiring from a 20+ year career at the United Nations. Prior to joining the UN, Sergei spent more than 15 years with the Russian Academy of Sciences. He graduated in 1972 summa cum laude from Financial University, Moscow, Russia, with MSc in finance. He received a Ph.D. in economics in 1977, and a Doctorate Degree in economics in 1988, both from the Russian Academy of Sciences. Mr. Gorbunov is the author of three books, several book chapters and almost two hundred articles published in various economic and financial journals. He holds CFA designation and is a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts and the CFA Institute. He was born and raised in Moscow, Russia.
While geopolitical tensions bubble up between the US, EU, and Russia, Russian businesses are still operating. How is that going?