1951 – Born in Siirt, Turkey.
1971 – He studied theology at the Armenian Patriarchate in Jerusalem and was ordained a deacon and later a celibate priest.
1980-1992 – As pastor of the Armenian Church of Switzerland.
– He established and organized new church communities in Zurich, Bern, Kreazlingen and Lugano.
1992 – His Holiness Vasken I, Catholicos of All Armenians at Holy Echmiadzin in Armenia, ordained him a bishop.
1992-1996 – He has also served as Primate of the Diocese of the Armenian Church in Switzerland.