David Waisman Rjavinsthi is a Peruvian politician.
Waisman is Jewish, him and father left Romania in 1935 and came to Lima, where he made a meager living selling cloth and blankets door to door. Waisman joined his father on horseback as he peddled merchandise in small villages. The family returned to Lima when David was in his teens.
Waisman began his career with a small business that sold machinery for making women's clothes, and continued with it for decades.
David Waisman website
Congress of Peru site
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