Peter received MS/BS in theoretical physics at MIPT (Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology) and at Kurchatov Institute (theoretical atomic and molecular physics) and PhD (cum laude) from the University of Amsterdam in theoretical condensed matter physics.
He performed doctoral and post-doctoral research at FOM Institute Amolf (NL) and the University of Innsbruck (AU).
Peter is a co-founder of Quantum Pharmaceuticals - a preclinical stage biotech company which mission is to create first-in-class small molecule therapeutics with novel mechanisms of action. He is also a co-founder of Gero - a data-driven anti-aging therapeutics biotech. Peter is a fan of science (>65 publications in peer reviewed journals). He believes that nothing beats the joy of discovery, the power of physics to uncover the laws of nature, and the challenge of aging research. His dream is to resolve aging and experience life in space.