Born in 1938 in g. Magnitogorsk, Chelyabinsk region. Russian.
. In 1960 he graduated from the Sverdlovsk Mining Institute.
. Since 1960 worked as a mechanic mill, factory director б? 3 of the trust "Yakutalmaz" (later - Combine "Yakutalmaz", then - industrial-scientific association "Yakutalmaz").
. Since 1971 - Deputy Director General of PNA "Yakutalmaz.
. Within four years, was the first deputy chairman of the executive committee, Mr.
. The peace of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
. Since 1991 - Director General of PNA "Yakutalmaz.
. Since 1992 - First Vice President - Director General Joint-Stock Company "Diamonds of Russia - Sakha".
. In December 1993, was elected to the Upper Chamber of the State Assembly (Il Tumen) of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
. Since November 1995 - First Vice-President - CEO of "Diamonds of Russia - Sakha".
. Since August 1998 - Chief Expert of the Supervisory Board of "Diamonds of Russia - Sakha, where the task A
is "to carry out expert studies of strategic projects and programs of the company."
. Member of the Board of Directors of the company "Mining Company" Catoca LTD (Angola), which designs of diamonds in Africa.