Born on March 13, 1959 from Krasnoyarsk.
From 1992 through 2005 he held executive positions in various lending and financial institutions.
From 2005 through 2010 Mr. Shishkin was the General Director of OJSC Ural Energy Management Company, OJSC TGC-10 and OJSC Tyumen Power Sales Company.
From 2008 through 2009 he occupied the position of First Vice President of OJSC Integrated Energy Systems (IES Holding).
From 2010 through 2012 Mr. Shishkin held the post of Deputy Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation.
He was appointed Vice President of OJSC Rosneft in July 2012, Vice President for Energy, Health, Safety and Environment of OJSC Rosneft in March 2013, Vice President for Energy and Localization of OJSC Rosneft in August 2014 and Vice President for Energy, Localization and Innovation of OJSC Rosneft in April 2016.
Since April 2015, he has been serving on the Management Board of PJSC Rosneft.