Born on March 19, 1962 in Peremozhne village, Zboriv area, Ternopil region. Citizen of Ukraine.
1984 – graduated from Lviv State University named after Ivan Franko, faculty of mathematics
2002 – graduated from National University "Lviv Polytechnic", specialty Finance
2006 – defended his thesis, Ph.D. in Economics
2007 – Associate Professor, Marketing and Logistics Department, National University "Lviv Polytechnic", aftermath – academician
1983-1988 –laboratory assistant in the laboratory research sector of Lviv State University named after Ivan Franko, aftermath – lab assistant and teaching assistant Advanced Mathematics Department
1988-1990 – head of Youth Affairs Department, Lviv regional headquarters of student brigades, and aftermath - head of Organizations Department, the responsible coordinator of the information-methodical center, head of Propaganda and Information Department
1991-1994 – Deputy Director for scientific-technical creativity and new management forms, Lviv regional youth scientific and economic association "Student’s Lviv", and afthermath - Director
1994-2008 – specialist with Planning and Economic Department, Joint-stock company West-Ukrainian Commercial Bank (OJSC CredoBank), and aftermath – head of Planning and Reporting Sector, Coordination of Branch Activities Department, acting head of Coordination of Branch Activities Department, head of the Planning and Finance Department, Deputy Chairman of the Management Board, first Deputy Chairman of the Board, acting Chairman of the Board, Chairman of the Board
2009-2010 – chief consultant, Corporate Group "In Jure"
2010-2012 – headed Lviv regional centers of a number of public organizations. Founder of the Public organization "Art Fund named after King Danylo". Currently, head of the Ukrainian voluntary cultural and educational human rights charitable society the Memorial named after Vasyl Stus
2012 – 2014 - MP of Ukraine, Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Finance and Banking Committee
February-June 2014 – head of the National Bank of Ukraine, member of the National Security and DefenceCouncil of Ukraine (ex officio).
December 2014 - MP of Ukraine, member of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Finance and Banking Activity Committee
15 Jan 2015 – by the decree of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko No. 19/2015 appointed representative of the President of Ukraine in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.
14 April 2016 - First Vice Prime Minister - Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine.
Awards - order "For merits" of III class