He was born in 1964. He graduated from Kuibyshev Polytechnical Institute, profession v complex mechanization of oil and gas de[posits. Besides, he graduated from the Academy of People-s economy (the program "Leadership in the market conditions"). He came to "Yuganskneftegas" as a master of wells repairing, worked as an engineer of oil output. He began working in "Yuganskfrakmaster" as the shift head, then v chief engineer, then he was appointed general director. Married, has a son.