Born February 7, 1958.
In 1979 he graduated from the Department of Chemistry, Moscow State University (MSU) of. M. V. University.
. From 1979 to 1989 he worked at the Institute for High Temperatures, USSR Academy of Sciences.
. Since 1989 works in Menatep.
. From November 1993 to April 1996 - Deputy Chairman of the Board Menatep.
. Since 1995 - Member of the Board of Directors of the holding company "Ust-Ilim Timber Complex.
. From April 1996 - Member of the Board of Directors and a board member of the company Rosprom.
. Since 1997 - Member of the Board Management Company, established companies Rosprom and Yukos oil company to manage
. He was responsible for relations with the regions.
. Since June 1998 - Deputy Chairman of the Board, a member of the Board of Directors, Head of regional relations company Rosprom.
. Since June 1998 - Member of the Board of Directors of OAO Yukos.
. Chairman of the Board of the Development Fund of the Moscow region (established by the Department of Construction of Moscow for investment activities).
. By results of voting on Dec. 19, 1999 is not passed in the Duma on the ISI list, but because of the mandate of the deputy refused Nicholas Merkushkin, became a member of the State Duma of the third convocation.
. Military rank - Captain (2000).
. He has a son and a daughter.