First Deputy Head of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine. He was born on May 29, 1971 in the Kyiv region. Candidate of Sciences in Public Administration. He graduated from the National Academy of Public Administration under the President of Ukraine (with honors). He served in the army in operational and managerial positions in the Security Service of Ukraine and the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine. In 2019, he organized the activities of the State Border Guard Service in the direction of combating terrorism.