He was born on January 1, 1976 in Veliky Novgorod. In 1999 Zhokhov graduated from The Yaroslav-the-Wise Novgorod State University with a degree in radio electronics.
In 2000-2001 – he participated in a Leadership and Management Federal programme studying Economics and Business Administration.
In 2002 he completed his post graduate studies with a degree in Economics.
Zhokhov worked as a Director of Operations, Executive Director in various companies and as of 2017 Managing Director of Aerodrommash.
From July1, 2022 he took the position of Managing Director of RIPR.
PhD in Economics, author of 9 and co-author of 4 scholarly publications.