Adam Milstein is the first born in the family. His father, Hillel Milstein, was a real estate developer and his mother, Eva Milstein, a homemaker. Both his parents are not natives of Israel, his birth country. Adam’s mother migrated from Mexico when she was only 18 years old, in 1949. On the other side, his father also migrated from Argentina at the age of 19, back in 1948. Since Israel was found in 1948, Adam’s father was part of the Independence war. His father and mother later on got married in 1950 and settled in Kiryat Motzkin. Adam spent his early childhood years there together with his two siblings, Dalit, who was born in 1959, and Yehoshua, who was birthed in 1957.
Currently, Adam Milstein oversees the accounting, disposition and financing of Hager Pacific Properties. He is one of the managing partners there. As a real-estate developer, Adam specializes in reposition, rehabilitating and acquiring of multi-family, office, retail and industrial properties.
Adam Milstein got married to Gila Elgrably in 1974 before they moved to the U.S. in 1981. He then pursued a master’s degree in business administration and graduated in 1983. He also runs a foundation with his wife called the Adam and Gifa Milstein Family Foundation. The foundation focuses on sponsoring young professionals and students to pursue further education. Qualified individuals are mostly of Jewish roots. Adam Milstein is also the co-founder of a fast-growing Jewish organization in the U.S. dubbed Israeli-American Council. He is a board member of other organizations, including American Israel Public Affairs Committee National Council, Stand by Me, Birthright Israel, Jewish Funders Network and Hasbara Fellowships.
Adam has been named among the top 25 Twitter activists and top 100 people with positive influence to the Jewish community in America. He is also well known for opposing the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement. In relation to that, he has published several articles showing the threat of the movement to the Western nations and Israel.
He also hosts a podcast show that holds conversations with other activists, policymakers, elected officials and artists regarding particular important issues of the Jewish-American and Israeli-American communities. Adam lives with his wife in Encino, CA. He has one granddaughter, two grandsons and three daughters. Click here to learn more about Adam