Born September 6, 1960 in g. Rubtsovsk, Altai Krai.
In 1982 he graduated from the Faculty of Radio Engineering arming submarines of the Pacific Higher Naval School of. S. O. Makarova (r. Vladivostok). He graduated from the Higher Officers' Course. Doctor of Technical Sciences.
. In 1982 - 89 served in the Navy.
. In 1991 - 96 he worked in Kazakhstan in the company Promteleradio.
. From 1996 to December 1999 he worked as technical director of the All radio, then was General Director of New Technologies - XXI Century "(r
. Member of the CPRF.
. 19 December 1999 was elected to the State Duma of the third convocation of the electoral list of association of the CPRF.
. In the State Duma in January 2000, registered in the parliamentary faction of the Communist Party.
. On January 26, 2000 - Member of the State Duma Committee on Energy, Transport and Communications, headed by the Subcommittee on Communications and Informatization.
. He has a son and a daughter.