Graduated from Institute of African and Asian Studies of Lomonosov Moscow State University (with honours) and has a degree from New Economic School. Did internship in Central European University (Budapest, Hungary) and Institute of Federalism, University of Fribourg (Switzerland). PhD in Economics.
Over 10 years of experience in implementation of projects and consulting services in the area of public administration and public finance, including monitoring and evaluation of programmes, enhancement of budget spending efficiency, research and development of laws, regulations, and procedures related to public finance.
Fluent in English and Indonesian languages, engaged in translating and scientific editing of highly specialized literature on economics at a professional level.