Before joining Percona, Andrey was a developer at BIT Studios Ltd. Prior to that, he held development and management positions at Novotelecom, Systema Gorod, and several other places. He has been involved in web development since 1996, and he wrote his first computer program in 1988.
Andrey was born in Tomsk, grew up in Barnaul, and lives in Novosibirsk, all in Siberia. He and his wife Ekaterina have a son, Aleksey, and a daughter, Irina.