Born October 13, 1948 in Magnitogorsk in the family worker.Graduated from the Industrial College. In 1974 he graduated from Magnitogorsk Mining and Metallurgical Institute. G. Nosov specializing in processing of metals under pressure. In 1994 he graduated from the same institute, specializing in the organization of production management. Doctor of Technical Sciences (1998).In the years 1968-1970 - a mechanic sheet rolling plant number 5 of the Magnitogorsk Metallurgical Combine. In 1974-1974 gg. - The operator of this shop number 5.