Born in Sochi. Finished secondary school No. 7 and Novocherkassk Higher Military School of Communications (Military Institute) named after Marshal of Soviet Union, V.S. Sokolovsky in 1992 with a degree in communications engineering, after which he was stationed in the north-west in Tallin. After leaving the military, Mr. Krivonosov began his business activities in the area of tourism, construction and F&B. Currently enrolled at Moscow State University on an MBA programme in Tourism and Hospitality. Joined United Russia in 2002; helped in setting up the political council of the organization and headed the commission on industry, entrepreneurial activity and trade. Plays an active part on the council today. In 2011, he was included on the federal list of candidates for Deputy to the State Duma of Russian Federation of the 6th Session. During his term as Deputy, the regional political council of United Russia made Mr. Krivonosov responsible for the Sochi, Gulkevich and Caucasus Districts. Has a daughter Ekaterina, born 1996. Hobbies include football, lawn tennis, ice hockey, ping pong, sambo, pool, chess, skiing, interior design, tourism, history and karaoke.Religion: Russian Orthodox Has taken part in various athletic competitions, including within the State Duma, and holds multiple athletic awards.