For more than 20 years in the restaurant business, he worked his way up from waiter to CEO. In 2008, he headed the startup restaurant Michael’s (a project of Mikhail Gokhner and Mikhail Druyan), which quickly became one of the most fashionable places in secular Moscow. This was followed by an offer to take the position of General Director of the Moscow restaurant-club CHAPURIN BAR. A little later, as General Director of a number of restaurants of the Ginza Project group of companies, he led such projects as LOL restaurant (a project of Denis Simachev and Ginza Project), PPL restaurant (a joint project of Arkady Novikov and Ginza Project), THE GARDEN restaurant — firmly entrenching it among the top restaurants in the capital. Worked as an anti-crisis curator of restaurant projects Barbados and don’t Tell Mama. At the moment, the main project is the MODUS restaurant on Plyushchikha (ModusFriends holding). The restaurant project (a three-story mansion) was created from scratch (design, construction, launch), and, to date, it has been successfully operating, maintaining a constant audience and stable turnover for about four years.