Anton Godovikov was born in Leningrad in 1980 and in 2002 he graduated from Saint-Petersburg State Polytechnic Institute.
During his years of study Anton worked for CJSC Delta Telecom, where within two years Anton successively held various positions, initially starting as marketing manager, and ending as head of marketing and business development. Anton was involved in the development and launch of commercial service of Sky Link network.
In 2003 Anton became Deputy Director for Operations and Business Development and Head of Pricing Policies of OJSC North-Western Telecom.
In 2005 he was appointed Commercial Director of Petersburg Telephone Network branch, and later joined Rostelecom as Head of Pricing Policies Division.
Since January 2007 he had been Deputy Director of Sales and Customer Service Department and later in October was appointed First Deputy Director and Commercial Director of Moscow Branch of Rostelecom (MMT).
In October 2007 Anton was appointed First Deputy Director and Commercial Director of Rostelecom Moscow Branch.
Starting 2009 Anton Godovikov was Rostelecom Deputy General Director and Director of MMT, and later in 2012 he was appointed Commercial Director, and then in 2015 Director of Mass Segment Business of Center Macro-regional Branch of PJSC Rostelecom.
On 01 November 2019 Anton Godovikov was appointed Vice President and Director of North-West Macro-regional Branch.
On 1 February 2021 Anton Godovikov was appointed Vice President for Mass Segment Business.
On 27 July 2021 Anton Godovikov was appointed Senior Vice President for Mass Segment Business. Since August 2021 he has also held the post of First Deputy CEO at Tele2.