Was born on the 20th of June in 1966 in Dunayets village of Glukhiv district of Sumy region.
Finished Perm Military Aviation Technical College (in 1989) and National Academy of Security Service of Ukraine (in 2001).
1989-1992 – passed service in the 1-st Air Army in 293 Separate Reconnaissance Aviation Regiment at the positions of technique and senior technique.
1992-1994 – passed service in the 119 Separate Combat Helicopter Regiment of the 13th Separate Army in Precarpathian military district.
1994-1996 - passed service in border crossing point “Glukhiv” in Sumy border control unit of Border troops of Ukraine at positions of officer and senior officer.
1996 – September 2014 - passed service at operational positions in the border protection units of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.
September 2014 – November 2014 – Deputy Chief of the Regional Directorate on operations and search activity of the Northern Regional Directorate of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.
November 2014 – July 2017 – Head of the Directorate of operational activity of the Administration of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.
From July 2017 – Head of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.
He was awarded the Order of Bohdan Khmelnytsky of III degree and other state and departmental awards.
Married, brings up 3 children.
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