Master of Science in Industrial Chemistry, Polytechnic University, Bucharest, Romania, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy Institute Organic Chemistry, Romanian Academy of Sciences, Bucharest, 1997.
Engineer chemical fertilizers factory, Valea Calugareasca, Romania, 1986-1989, Chimopar S.A., Bucharest, 1989-1990. Research scientist Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research Institute, 1990-1994. Senior research scientist Cantacuzino Institute, 1994-1999.
Specialty inspector I, World Bank Project Coordinator Unit Ministry of Health, 1999-2000. Deputy director Ministry Health and Family, 2001—2002. Minister's adviser Ministry of Waters and Environmental Protection, 2002—2003.
Director medical projects department Global Financial and Leasing, since 2003.
Member of Romanian Federation Modern Karate, International Society Nucleosides, Nucleotides and Nucleic Acids, National Geography Society, Regional Association Antivral Research Central and Eastern Europe.
Married Iuliana Oprea, March 22, 1986. Children: Ilda, Anna.