Born on October 7, 1985 in the city of Leninsk of the Kazakh SSR. In 2007 graduated from Saint Petersburg State University of Economics and Finance majoring in Economist. Candidate of Economic Sciences.
Since 2006 worked as the specialist of department of share and credit operations, the financial analyst, the specialist of department of regional audit, the senior specialist of department of internal control in Euroaksis Bank Ltd, JSC VEFK Bank, CB Renaissance Capital.
Since 2008 to JSC Sitronics there went the way from the specialist of department of internal control and audit to the head of procurement.
2011-2019: Head of the satellite Messenger system
In September, 2011 it is appointed the president, since October, 2016 — the CEO of the company "The satellite Messenger system. Directed the company till May, 2019.
In 2013 initiated criminal prosecution of the previous company executive (in more detail - in the history of a satellite system).
2019: Director of the department of digital transformation of Ministry of Transport
In August, 2019 Dmitry Bakanov passed into the Ministry of Transport where held a post of the director of the department of digital transformation, the Vedomosti newspaper with reference to the sources reported. The department is new, it is supposed that it will be engaged in implementation of innovations in a transport complex, including in railway, aviation and sea.
Information on appointment is confirmed on the website of Ministry of Transport.
As the curator of digital development in Ministry of Transport since October, 2018 the deputy minister Alexey Semyonov works. Before appointment to this post he headed department of programs of development where he, in particular, dealt with issues of implementation of innovations and information systems. Bakanov will probably work in Semyonov's subordination.