Jaren was born in Saint Petersberg in 1996 to his mother, a nurse and his father, a soldier who would return to service shortly after Jaren's birth. He'd grow up with care exclusively from his mother, while hearing stories of his father from her, which would give him aspirations to become like him. He attended school normally. Enjoying the physical activities a lot more than studying. During his 2nd year of high school. His father would pass. He only saw him when he came home from service, and knew that his father was encouraging of his son to join the military like him. So as he got out of high school, he'd enlist. Jaren would excel in the military physically, performing well and sustaining his military service for some time, joining the VDV. During service he'd meet Artyom in which they'd serve together in the VDV. After awhile in the VDV, Artyom would bring up the idea of joining the Legion Corporation, after some contemplation, he'd leave with Artyom to join Legion Corporation in late 2014, carrying out contracts until the outbreak, in which he'd stay with the Legion Corporation for survival, and help with their ambitions to carry on the business.