Graduated from the Moscow Institute of Petrochemical and Gas Industry with a degree in constructing gas and oil pipelines, gas storage facilities, and oil depots.

He has worked in the field of the construction of oil and gas facilities for more than 30 years. He was directly involved in and managed the development of oil and gas fields in Western Siberia, the construction of oil and gas processing plants, and oil and gas production facilities in Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, and Iraq.

He headed construction divisions in Rosneftegazstroy JSC, Karachaganak Integrated BV Organization (Kazakhstan), Zarubezhneft JSC, GAZPROM NEFT JSC, Lukoil-Overseas LTD, NIPIgazpererabotka LLC. He has experience in managing large international projects.

Awarded with ministerial awards.