2013 GP3 Series champion, which was his first year in the series; he previously was a Formula Renault 2.0 Alps champion in 2012.
He got his start as a kart racer in 2009 in Italy and Russia.
He joined Formula BMW Pacific in 2010.
He was born in Ufa, Russia.
Esteban Gutierrez also won a GP3 Series championship, winning his in 2010.