Born and raised in Kiev, Ukraine. In his childhood he was fond of various sports. Started diving in 2000, received the first diving certificate. Became PADI Instructor in 2006, TDI in 2007.In the beginning diving was just a hobby, after it turned into a job and a way of life. 10 years he lived in a small Bedouin village called Dahab (Egypt, the Red Sea). In 2013 he became TDI course director. Very happy to do what he likes. Teaches recreational and technical diving from beginner to instructor. He is fond of underwater photography and video shooting.