Education: Kolomna Higher Artillery Command and Engineering School (graduated 2000)
Awarded: Order of Courage
Served as Commander of the 1141 Guards Artillery Regiment, then Chief of Staff of the 7th Guards Airborne Assault Division (Mountain Division). From July 8, 2015 to 2017 he was Commander of the 98th Airborne Division. He abruptly retired from this extremely prestigous command for unknown reasons in 2017.