- 1999. State University of Management
- Specialty by education: Management;
- 2004. Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia
- Specialty by education: World Economy.
1999-2002 – managerial positions in the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation;
2004-2007 – managerial positions in Foreign Trade Bank (OJSC Vneshtorgbank, aka OJSC VTB Bank since 01.03.2007);
2007-2010 – senior vice-president of OJSC VTB Bank;
2010-2018 – Chairman of the Board at JSC Rosselkhozbank;
May 18, 2018 – takes the office of the Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation upon the Russian President’s Decree.