Graduated from the St. Petersburg State University with a degree in Oriental and African Studies.
Received his second higher education at the St. Petersburg State University with a degree in Philology.
Graduated from the University of Utrecht (Holland) with a degree in International Law.
Received a degree in corporate finance and financial analysis at the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (Moscow).
Received an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business (USA).