Master of Civil Engineering, Georgian Polytech. Institute, 1969; Doctor of Science, Georgian Polytech. Institute, 1973.
Assistant professor, chair metal constrns. Georgian Polytech. Institute, Tbilisi, Georgia, 1973—1985. Chief special design branch Education and Science Ministry of Georgia, 1979—1986.
Professor, head engineering constrns. Georgian Technology University, 1985—1995, professor, head military engineering equipment, special structures chair, 1995—1999. General director, designer Georgian Institute Space Constrns., 1986—2006.
Defense minister advisor Defense Ministry of Georgia, 1999—2002. President, science supervisor Military-Engineering Academy General Headquarters, Armed Forces of Georgia, 2000—2006. Chairman science council, science supervisor Institute Structures, Special Systems and Engineering Support, Georgian Technology University, since 2006.
Chairman council young scientists Georgian Polytech. Institute, Tbilisi, 1977—1979. Vice president Georgian Polytech.
Intellect, Tbilisi, 1996—1999. Chief designer Energia-GPI-Space, Tbilisi, Moscow, 1998—1999. Major general Georgian Army Special Corps.
Engineers, since 1985.
Member Parliament of Goergia, Tbilisi, 1999—2004. Chairman trade union joint committee Georgian Polytech. Institute, 1975—1979.
Member of Georgian Military Industrial Engineering Academy, International Eurasian Academy of Sciences, Georgian National Academy of Sciences.
Married Manana Tkeshelashvili, November 19, 1984. Children: Marina, Victor, Giorgi, Nikoloz.