Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, Gubkin State University Oil & Gas, Moscow, 1982.
Engineer GazpromGeophysics, Moscow, 1982—1985. Researcher Gubkin State University Oil & Gas, 1985—2000, professor, since 2000. Head well-testing department Enpetro, 2000—2002, Sibneft, Moscow, 2003—2005.
Head reservoir simulation department Gazprom Neft, since 2005.
Member of Society Petroleum Engineering.
Married Natalia Rozova, July 12, 1986. 1 child Ekaterina Ipatova.