Born in 1972. In 1994 graduated from the Department of Economics, Krasnoyarsk State University.
Worked as an Advisor on management in power engineering, metallurgy and telecommunications.
In 2000 graduated from the Sociology Department, Shanin Moscow School of Social and Economic sciences.
In 2002 defended a candidate’s thesis in sociology. Since 2003 has been a Senior Research Associate at the Institute of Sociology, RAS.
Has more than 100 scientific publications.