As Bookmate’s chief editor, Pavel plays a number of different roles: librarian, editor, bookseller and publisher. He studied sociology at Moscow State University, and has worked as a journalist for a number of years. He was deputy chief editor of a weekly magazine and has launched a number of online projects for Afisha Publishing. In his spare time, Pavel enjoys reading all kinds of literature outside of work; especially books written about other books
and anything related to Germany.