Poju Zabludowicz is a London-based (originally from Finland) zionist billionaire who has generously funded the Conservative Party in the UK and the Conservative Friends of Israel (CFI) . Furthermore, most of the funding for the conservative party is actually channelled via the CFI. Chairman and main funder of the Britain Israel Communications and Research Centre (BICOM) (Bicom). Zabludowicz's fortune derives from the Tamares Group which has large real estate interests, casinos, but originally from Soltam, the Israeli arms manufacturer set up by his father Shlomo Zabludowicz. NB: for some time Poju and Shlomo Zabludowicz were based in Finland.