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Emmanuel Sella

Emmanuel Sella, Lithuanian investment company executive. Co-chair New York region American Israel Public Affairs Committee; member executive committee Israel Policy Forum; member executive committee Jewish Committee Relations Council New York; member Builders for Peace, Washington. Member Economic Club New York, Harvard Club.

Background

  • Sella, Emmanuel was born on July 24, 1924 in Vilno, Lithunia. Came to the United States, 1952. Son of Ephriam and Lea (Kelman) Solchanski.

  • Education

    • Student, Hasscala College, Tel Aviv, Israel, 1947. Bachelor of Science, Syracuse University, 1954. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1956.

    Career

    • Founder, chairman board, chief executive officer, president Amivest Corporation, New York City, from 1958.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Co-chair New York region American Israel Public Affairs Committee. Member executive committee Israel Policy Forum. Member executive committee Jewish Committee Relations Council New York.

    Member Builders for Peace, Washington. Member Economic Club New York, Harvard Club.

    Connections

    • Married 1947 (divorced 1950). 1 child, Gour; married Aviva Freidis, December 17, 1952. Children: Ephriam, Gideon, Shelley, Carmel.
    • father: Ephriam Solchanski
    • mother: Lea (Kelman) Solchanski
    • spouses: 1947
    • Aviva Freidis
    • children: Gour Sella
    • Ephriam Sella
    • Gideon Sella
    • Shelley Sella
    • Carmel Sella
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    Born July 24, 1924
    Died June 12, 2001
    (aged 76)
    Nationality
    • 1947
      Hasscala College
    • 1954
      Syracuse University
    • 1956
      Harvard University