russian jewish billionaires

Anti-Putin businessman’s apparent suicide to be investigated by DC police

Several Russian business executives have died of suspicious circumstances amid the onset of the Russian-Ukrainian War. 

Russia’s Jewish oligarchs, 4 months into the war: Where are they now?

Of the 18 Jewish oligarchs identified as likely sanctions targets, 15 are now subject to them. Together, they are worth over $120 billion.

By MADELINE FIXLER/JTA , ASAF SHALEV/JTA
12/07/2022
Michael Fridman

Ukrainian court seizes assets of Russian-Israeli billionaire Mikhail Fridman

Fridman is one of the richest men in Russia and is the co-founder of Alfa-Bank as well as the investment firm LetterOne.

16/05/2022

How did Russian oligarchs get their wealth?

Kleptopia is the visceral enemy of democracy and well-being and the lifeblood of despots. The world is very late in awakening to the problem, but better late than never.

By SHLOMO MAITAL
14/04/2022

Abramovich blocked from keeping his private jet in Israel

Abramovich, who also has Israeli citizenship, flew from Moscow to Israel on Sunday.

Putin

Russian billionaire to head Moscow Jewish museum’s board

Alexander Klyachin, the owner of Russia’s largest international chain of hotels, began his stint this month at the helm of what is widely considered to be Russian Jewry’s most visible institution

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ
27/02/2021
Jan Koum

Israeli gov't looking to harness tech impact of Russian-speaking Jews

Limmud Labs is designed to find young people like Brin, and “empower them to be active in their local and greater Jewish communities,” Omer Yankelevich, Israel’s minister of Diaspora Affairs said

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
31/10/2020
A group of 35 Israeli children with special needs or illnesses  - organized by the NGO Fulfilling Dr

Roman Abramovich helps bring sick Israeli kids to World Cup

Fulfilling Dreams told The Jerusalem Post on Thursday that Abramovich, who recently received Israeli citizenship, gave the group NIS 320,000 towards the costs.

21/06/2018
Chelsea FC owner Roman Abramovich

Days after Aliya, Abramovich withdraws UK visa request

Sources close to the businessman said that after receiving Israeli citizenship, he no longer requires a visa to travel to the United Kingdom.

Chelsea FC owner Roman Abramovich

Chelsea owner Abramovich lands in Israel and becomes a citizen

Source says aliyah process was ‘long in planning’, Abramovich ‘very committed’ to Israel.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
28/05/2018
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