Born in Germany in 1975, a Jesuit since 2006. Specialized in Russian Literature. Since 2018 he is director of the St. Thomas Institute in Moscow. In 2019-2020 he was responsible for the safeguarding formation of the Catholic clergy in Russia and Kyrgyzstan. He is in charge of the child protection policy of the Russian region of the Society of Jesus. Since March of 2020 secretary of the Conference of Catholic Bishops in Russia.