Born in 1960.
Graduated from Moscow State Lomonosov University with a first-class degree in 1982 (Thesis – The Method of Building Scientific Theories). In 1980s, taught, in various higher school
institutions, philosophy, sociology, and decision making. Conducted practically
oriented sociological researches. Obtained, from Moscow State Lomonosov
University, the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Thesis - “The Logic of
Discovering Empirical Laws”).
Since 1988, has
been deeply engaged in business consulting. In 1989 – 1991, held the position
of Chair of Board, Center for Research, Development, Consulting, and Advanced
Teaching. In 1990 – 1997, was President of Tver University of Business. In 1992
– 2007, headed Institute for Business Consulting.
In 1994, had defended at Moscow State Lomonosov University the dissertation for Tenured Professorship "The Axiological
Foundations of the Scientific and Technological Progress”. In 1994 – 1995, worked as Professor of Sociology and
Political Science and Head of Department of Public Administartion at Tver State
University. In 2007 – 2010, taught as Professor of Management and Public Administration
at North-Western Academy of public service, Tver. In 2010 – 2011,
was Director of Strategic Planning and International Cooperation, Association for
Business Development, Tver. Since 2011 - Director of Institute for Business