Roman was born in Minsk, Belarus.
In 1995 - graduated from Minsk Art College and in 2001 - graduated from the Belarusan Academy of Arts (Department of drawing).
2001-2005 - worked in the Academic Art Painting Studio of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Belarus. After his graduation from the Academy, he has been working in print graphics and book illustrations, taking part in many local and international exhibitions and contests of print graphics. His works can be found in private collections in the USA, Germany, Netherlands, Poland, Ukraine, Japan, Russia and Belarus, and in the Contemporary Fine Art Museum (Minsk, Belarus).
Since 2005- Member of Belarusian Union of Artist (department of Graphic art).
Sustov Roman has been working in book graphics for a long time. He cooperates with many Russian and Belarusan publishing houses. He has more than twenty books published with his illustrations. He is a regular winner of the exhibition An Artist and A Book and has been taking part in the contest Art of Book (Belarus, since 1999).
Ex libris takes a special place in the artists creative work. He participates in many ex libris exhibitions and contests. He has done more than 80 bookplates for many famous collectors from all over the world so far.