Was born in 1966 in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. Studied Graphics at Moscow State Pedagogical Institute, then took courses of animation at Pilot studio, graduated from Advanced Higher Scriptwriting and directing Course. Since 1990 works as animator, since 1992 as artistic director at the Pilot studio. The author of a series of works Cheburaki from a project Cheburgen. Currently works as a director at the Pilot studio.