Alexey Davydov was born in 1972 in Tyumen. In 1994 he graduated from Tyumen Industrial Institute, majoring in Economics and Management in Branches of Fuel and Energy Complex, in 1999 he earned the second higher education diploma in Law from Tyumen State University. Alexey Davydov holds a PhD in Economics. In 2009 he finished the Economics and Management in Branches of Fuel and Energy Complex (MBA) training course at Saint Petersburg International Management Institute.
Between 1993 and 2004 – held various positions at the Tyumen branch of Gazprombank: from Lead Engineer to Deputy Branch Manager.
Between 2004 and 2009 – Deputy Chief Accountant, Chief Accountant of Gazprom Dobycha Noyabrsk.
Between 2009 and 2011 – Deputy Director General for Economics at Gazprom Dobycha Krasnoyarsk.
Between 2011 and 2012 – Deputy Director General for Economics and Finance at Gazprom Geologorazvedka (former Gazprom Dobycha Krasnoyarsk).