Baatr was born in Russia and got a degree in linguistics.
He has a broad experience in teaching Russian as a foreign language. For the moment he has taught more than 1000 students. Among his students there have been representatives of countries from all over the world: Italy, South Africa, USA, Taiwan, Japan, Singapore etc. He used to teach at the institute of european languages and chinese youth association in Taipei for many years. His linguistic talents are not only limited to teaching, he is also a professional translator and interpreter.
Currently he is based in Moscow, Russia.