New Wunderkind Ukrainian PM Has Some Skeletons in His Closet

Fudged degrees, sweetheart land deals and ties to organized crime percolate around little known Volodymir Groysman.

Right after his candidacy was announced, the persona of Mr. Groysman—who is virtually unknown outside of Ukraine—got under the magnifying glass the country’s friends and foes. And the more observers dug into his past, the less hopeful they were about “the path of change” that the Maidan revolution had tried to put the country on.