Date of Birth: 10/09/1958
Place of birth: Gorlovka
Born on October 9, 1958 in Gorlovka Donetsk region.
In 1981 he graduated from the Moscow Institute of Chemical Technology (MChTI) them. DI. Mendeleev specialty "chemistry and technology of organic nitrogen compounds", in 2002 - the East-Ukrainian University, majoring in "Economics and entrepreneurship".
In the 1981-99 biennium. Rubezhnyi worked at a chemical plant "Zorya" in positions from foreman to CEO.
From June 1999 to May 2001 - the Chairman of the Board - General Director of JSC "Lisichansknefteorgsintez" (now Linos).
He worked as the general director of the state corporation "Ukrvzryvprom" (Kiev), i.o.predsedatelya Board, Chairman of the Board "Ukrtatnafta" (Kremenchug).
He was a member of the party "Labour Ukraine" Sergei Tigipko.
Until May 2001 he held the position of CEO, Chairman of the Board of JSC "Lisichansknefteorgsintez".
He was deputy chairman until August 2003 - the chairman of the JSC "Ukrtransnafta" Supervisory Board.
January 31, 2002 he was appointed chairman of the National Joint Stock Company (NAC) "Naftogaz Ukraine". The same decree, he was appointed Deputy Secretary of State, Ministry of Fuel and Energy of Ukraine.
In August 2003, he was appointed First Deputy Minister of Fuel and Energy of Ukraine, retaining the post of chairman of the board NAK "Naftogaz Ukraine".
In November 2004, he became a member of the Supervisory Board of JSC "Ukrtatnafta" (Kremenchug refinery, Poltava region).
March 4, 2005 was dismissed from the post of Deputy Minister of Fuel and Energy of Ukraine and Chairman of the Board "Naftogaz Ukraine". Initiated dismissal Boyko head of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko, who said that he would first appointed acting chairman of the company, and then the tender will be held at the manager.
April 12, 2005 Deputy Minister of Ministry of Internal Affairs Gennady Moskal, said on television that to "Naftogaz", "period" guide them to Mr. Boyko, he is simply hands do not reach. April 13 press conference, Yuri Boyko said that the statement Moskal - is the result of "a political order from the Prime Minister Tymoshenko." Asked if he is going to leave the country, like Igor Bakai, Boyko said that "not afraid of anything and always kept the interests of the state."
April 23, 2005 at the I (Constituent) Congress of the Republican Party of Ukraine (RPU) was unanimously (all 500 delegates "for") was elected head of the Council of RPU. The Congress proposed to introduce the election of chairmen of Ukraine gosobladministratsy and hold a referendum on Ukraine`s accession to NATO, the European Union and the Common Economic Space (CES), as well as on the status of the Russian language.
The composition of the Verkhovna Rada deputy Yuli Joffe PAR Council presidium entered (the first patron of the head), former head of the Ukrainian Foreign Minister Konstantin Grishchenko (the patron of the head), a Verkhovna Rada deputy Vasily smooth (in late 2005 pereshelv party "Revival").
In March 2006, he ran to the Verkhovna Rada on the list "Ne Tak!" Leonid Kravchuk (