In 1986 graduated from the Belarusian State University, historical department, economic section. Studied at the Institute of Economics under the National Academy of Sciences.
From 1986 till 1991 worked as an associate research officer at the Belarusian Research Institute of Technical Information and Institute of Economics under the National Academy of Sciences.
In 1991-1992 held a position of the Head of the Financial-Investment Company "FIKO" and in 1992-1993 – the Head of the Consulting Company "SystemBusinessConsulting".
In 1994 was one of the co-founders of the Institute for Privatization and Management.
In 1995-1996 was an MP of the Supreme Soviet of Belarus, a member of the group "Civil Action", a secretary of Committee on Economic Policy and Reforms.
From 1996 till 1999 held the position of a scientific officer at the Center for Economic and Social Research of the European Humanities University.
In 2001-2002 was a head of the Department of National Competitiveness in the Foundation "Open Society".
Fron 2007 till 2008 was a rector of the Moscow Business School.
Starting from 2011 Pavel Daneyko is a General Director (CEO) of IPM Business School.
Since 2008 up to the present moment he is an Administrative Director of the Belarusian Economic Research and Outreach Center (BEROC).
He is also an actual member of the Supervisory Board in the following companies: the holding «Silvano Fashion Group»; the Investment Company "UNITER", the Center for Social and Economic Research (CASE-Ukraine); the Belarusian Institute for Strategic Studies (BISS).