Pavel graduated from St. Petersburg State University, Faculty of International Relations. He was on probation in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation and the Committee for External Relations of St. Petersburg Government.
Pavel has been working in the Electronic Money Association, where he is engaged in analytical support and information maintenance of its activities. He has been responsible for the study of the payment legislation evolution and the development of the retail financial technologies sector.
Paul represents the Association at some Russian and international professional events. Since 2013, he has been among the authors of the regional magazine Financial Regulation International.