He was born in 1924. The statesman of Belarus.
He worked 24 years in the construction branch of the Brest region, during this period, with his direct participation, almost all the most important agricultural facilities for the national economy were built.
In 1998-2011 he was the Chairman of the Board of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus. At the initiative of Petr Prokopovich, a number of state decisions were taken to develop housing construction, preferential lending. By Decree No. 135 of 01.03.2006 PPProkopovich was awarded the title “Hero of Belarus” for his significant contribution to ensuring stable rates of economic growth in Belarus and raising the standard of living of the population of the republic on this basis. The next three years he was deputy head of the presidential administration and first deputy prime minister. From 1998 to 2011 he was the head of the National Bank. In 2012-2013 years. worked as an assistant to the president.