Who is Viktor Pinchuk?
He is the founder of Interpipe, one of the world’s largest seamless pipes’ producers. He is was born in December 1960. He is married to Olena. He has 3 children.
Interpipe is the third largest producer of solid-rolled railway wheels in the world.
In 2012 the production was more than 250 thousand tons of wheel products.
He is married to Olena Kuchma. She is a daughter of the second president of Ukraine, Leonid Kuchma.
East One Group
Pinchuk is also founder of the Eastone Group. An international investment advisory group. That provides strategic and investment management services.
Investments of Pinchuk include StarLightMedia TV Group. Which owns the following TV Channels.: STB, Novy, ICTV, QTV, M1 and M2. And Fakty i Komentarii newspaper. Pinchuk also invests in the Ukrainian CreditDnepr bank.
Viktor Pinchuk served two terms as an elected Member of the Ukrainian Parliament. From 1998 to 2006. He retired from politics. To focus on his business and philanthropic activities.
He donated US$ 150.000 to the Trump Organization. Supporting President Trump. In the past he has also donated to the Clinton Foundation. In support of Hillary Clinton.
The steel magnate is an active philanthropist. Through his Victor Pinchuk Foundation. Which is the largest private Ukrainian philanthropic foundation. Pinchuk has long promoted closer ties between Ukraine and the EU.
In 2004 he created the Yalta European Strategy – YES. It is an international independent organization. That is promoting Ukraine’s European and global integration.