Date of Birth: 04/10/1958
Place of birth: village Lopatino Sergachsky District Gorky Region
Born October 4, 1958 in the village of Lopatino Sergach area Gorky region.
In 1980 he graduated from the Gorky State University. Lobachevsky, engineer-economist. Since 1989, it deals with practical issues of economy of market relations. In 1990 he created the first company in the city to address the problems of automation in medicine and health economics.
In 1991 - was elected president of the exchange, "Nizhny Novgorod". In January 1993, he headed the Board of voucher investment fund "Nizhny Novgorod Fair". The deputy chairman of the regional commission on development of securities market, Chairman of the Confederation of Entrepreneurs of the Nizhny Novgorod region.
One of the first in Nizhny Novgorod businessmen, headed by the stock exchange, "Nizhny Novgorod". Director of the joint-stock company "Scientific Production Corporation" contour ", Nizhny Novgorod.
1993 - 1995 years. - Deputy of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the first convocation, deputy chairman of the deputy group "Liberal-Democratic Union of December 12".
Member of the State Duma Committee on Budget, Taxes, Banks and Finance. 1996 - 1998 years. - Deputy Head of the State Tax Service of the Russian Federation; co-chaired the "stable Russia" movement. Deputy ministrafinansov RF.
November 20, 2001 appointed representative in the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation from the Government of the Nizhny Novgorod region. Deadline authority - July 2005.
Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on Budget. CF Member of the Commission to monitor the provision of Council of Federation activities. Member of the Federation Council Commission on Information Policy.
He is married and has a child.