Master degree in economics. He has graduated St. Petersburg‘s State University of Trade and Economics. He has served in the Special Air Comando forces (ВДВ). Has extensive experience in the management of private and public enterprises. Specialist in financial, economical and commercial fields.In politics since 2001., Has been an adviser to the Prime Minister of Latvia, adviser to the Minister of development of Self-Government and Environmental Protection. He has worked as the head of the administration of the „Kurzeme“ district of the city of Riga. He takes an active part in the work of various Political and Christian organizations. Engaged in charity.