Diploma in Engineering, Kharkov State Aviation Institute, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1976. Post graduate in Electronics, Usikov Institute Radiophys., Kharkov, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1978—1982. Computer Sciences Corporation, Kharkov State Aviation Institute, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1984.
Engineer Usikov Institute Radiophys. and Electronics, Kharkov, Ukraine, 1976—1981, junior scientist, 1981—1986, senior scientist, since 1986.
Security head Kharkov Aviation Institute, Ukraine, 1972—1975. Mitigation participant Chernobyl Atomic Station, Ukraine, 1986. Member Communist Party of the Soviet Union, Ukraine, 1975—1991.
Married Ludmila Stephanovna Veshikova, April 23, 1977. Children: Irene Vladislavovna, Helena Vladislavovna Krivenko.