Alexey was born and lives in Novosibirsk, Russia. He started his IT career in 1999 with an Internet-startup in Novosibirsk. Later he worked as a software engineer, system administrator, department head, and as an independent consultant.
His work mostly concentrated around Linux and Linux-based infrastructures and solutions. He has good experience with creating infrastructures for startups, from concept to working system. He now lives in Novosibirsk with his wife and daughter. In his free time he enjoys reading books, archery, car driving and music.