Born May 25, 1964 in Engels (Saratov Region)
Married, five kids
1986: graduated from the Moscow State University
1992 2002: top management positions at Inkombank, National Reserve Bank, and Sberbank.
2002 2008: Deputy Director General for Economics and Finance at Norilsk Nickel.
2008 2009: Advisor to Director General of Rostech State Corporation.
May 2009: Executive Vice President of JSC AVTOVAZ.
August 2009-October 2013: President of JSC AVTOVAZ.
October 2013: Deputy Head of the Federal Space Agency.
March 2014: Director General of United Rocket and Space Corporation.
January-August 2015: Head of the Federal Space Agency.
Awards: Order of Honour; First Class Order of Friendship (Kazakhstan); Order of the Legion of Honour (France)