Professional DotA 2 player known for serving as captain of Evil Geniuses, which he joined in 2014. He's known for his play as a Carry and his drafting talents. He gained a significant following on his Twitch channel.
He rose to prominence playing Heroes of Newerth with compLexity. After second-place finishes in DreamHoN Winter 2012 and DreamHoN Summer 2013, he began to focus on DotA.
He's known as PPD, an acronym that stems from his original alias peterpandam, which he used while playing HoN.
He has a younger brother named Alex.
He and Artour Babaev were part of S A D B O Y S before joining Evil Geniuses.