Vadim Shulman

President, Euro-Asian Jewish Congress

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Vadim (Nathan) SHULMAN was born in 1960.

He graduated from the Mining Institute in Krivoy Rog (Ukraine) as an engineer-constructor of underground facilities, for ten years he use to work at the mine.

Since 1991 he has a business in the fields of mining, chemical and energy industries, as well as telecommunications. Since 2006 he chairs the Ukraine Tennis Federation.

Vadim Shulman is involved in charity activities, supports the Jewish community life in Ukraine and in Israel. He is a Jewish community Board of Trustees member in the Dnepropetrovsk region and one of the Krivoy Rog Jewish community main donors.

He is one of the supporters of the Kiev Central Synagogue (Brodsky synagogue). He built a school and campus for children — immigrants from the Soviet Union in Jerusalem and financed the construction of Jewish home for senior citizens.

Entirely at his own expense he built magnificent new synagogue "Beis Stern Shulman" in Krivoy Rog. Shulman initiated and sponsored the project of documentary series "World War III has started" dedicated to the problem of the international terrorism.

He is married and father of three children.