He was born on 14 January 1958. Graduated from Moscow Timiryazev Agricultural Academy, in 1980 Victor came to work to the state owned farm "Belaya Dacha" (Moscow region), where started his career from foreman assistant. With the team of associates, he made scientific and technical revolution in a particular farm, so that the farm became the group of companies "Belaya Dacha". Today the Group is the market leader in development and implementation of new technologies in food production, ready-to-eat fresh salads and vegetable mixes, as well as the largest developer in Moscow region (MEGA Belaya Dacha Outlet village Belaya Dacha, LCD Nine, and so on). From 1998 to 1999 - Minister of agriculture and food of the Russian Federation. From 1999 to 2011 - Deputy of the State Duma (third, fourth and fifth convocations). Currently Victor is at the head of the Agriculture Development Committee of the Russian Federation Chamber of Commerce and industry, Association of agriculture unions (ASSAGROS), multiregional social movement "Orthodox Russia" and Charity fund of social initiatives "People's enterprise". He is married and has two adult children, 6 grandchildren.