Victor is originally from Gomel, Belarus. He relocated to Israel in 1991 and achieved the title of Grandmaster in 1996. Victor was a member of the Israeli Olympic team in 2006 and 2010, helping his team to win the bronze medal in the latter. Victor won two Israeli Junior Championships in 1991 and 1992. In 1997 he won the Israeli Rapid Championship, and in 2014 he won both the Israeli Classical and Blitz titles as well. His best performance rating to date was 2876 during the 2007 Calvia International Open, in which he won with 8 points out of 9. He resides in Be’er Sheva, Israel with his wife and three kids.