Pavel has been working as a mountain guide for over eight years, specializing in high-altitude expeditions in the Caucasus and Pamir regions, in particular he has guided on over 100 Elbrus ascents in Russia, led multiple Kazbek and Lenin Peak expeditions.
Pavel has over twenty years of experience in mountain tourism. He has completed a large number of white-water routes in Siberia, Altai and Karelia, including several new routes; led expeditions to and successfully summited Denali, Aconcagua, Ama Dablam, Island Peak, Orizaba, Ojos del Salado, Cotopaxi, Kilimanjaro, Carstensz Pyramid, various peaks in the Alps.
Pavel is an avid mountain biker as well as a strong trail runner. He has a master’s degree in Microelectronics and Solid-State Electronics from National Research University. He lives in Moscow, Russia.