Born on March 30, 1981 in the city of Kushva, Sverdlovsk Region.
He graduated from the Physical-Technical Faculty of the Ural State Technical University (UGTU-UPI). During his studies at the university he actively participated in the activities of student construction brigades and student journalism.
Some time after graduation he studied and worked in graduate school in the specialty. Since 2005 she has been engaged in journalism on the subject of the CIS.
Correspondent of the Youth Center of the Union of Journalists of the Russian Federation. Collaborates with a number of publications covering events in the countries of Central Asia and the Caucasus.