Born in 1969. Victor graduated from the Samarkand Higher Military Automobile Command School in 1992 as motor vehicle engineer. 1992-1998 he served as officer in the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation. In 2001 Victor received an International Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health from the British Safety Council (London), and in 2011 he graduated from the International Institute of Management LINK with MBA degree. Victor has more than 20 years’ experience in managing occupational health and safety, fire safety and environmental security in the large global companies such as Philip Morris, Ford Motor Company, Nestle, Alcoa, PepsiCo and NLMK. His experience in the metal and mining industry includes the executive positions in Alcoa and NLMK (Labor Protection, Occupational Safety, Environmental Security and Sustainable Development). In 2013 Victor took a position of H&S Director/Vice President, Occupational H&S and Ecology at NLMK (Novolipetsk Metallurgical Plant) Group. In September 2020 Victor took a position of Executive Director, Health and Safety at Kazzinc Ltd.