Born in 1932 in Voronezh.
In 1956 - graduated from Grozny Oil Institute. Worked as an output operator, engineer-mechanic, head of the department, head of "Buzulukneft" Co.
Since 1976 - general director of "Orenburgneft" association.
Since 1994 - combines the position of general director of "Orenburgneft" and the post of President of oil company "Onako".
Doctor of technical sciences, member of the International Academy of fuel and power industries.