Matthew Bronfman serves as Chairman and CEO of BHB Holdings, an investment company with numerous interests. He is one of the controlling shareholders of Shufersal Israel’s largest supermarket chain and controls the IKEA franchise in Israel. In addition to Limmud FSU, Bronfman’s philanthropic interests include national chairman, American Jewish Committee’s ACCESS program; chairman, Teamwork Foundation; and […]
Aaron Frenkel is Limmud FSU President, Businessman, Philanthropist and a Chairman of Israeli President’s conference.
Irwin Cotler is a Professor Emeritus of Law at McGill University, and former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada. He is Vice-Chair of both the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights and the Subcommittee on International Human Rights. A constitutional and comparative law scholar, Professor Cotler is the recipient of numerous awards […]
In 2006, together with Sandra Cahn (US) and Mikhail Chlenov (Russia), Chaim founded Limmud FSU and chairs its Executive Committee. As executive director of the Israel Public Council for Soviet Jewry, he worked in Israel and around the globe to raise awareness of the struggle of Soviet Jews and their right to repatriate to Israel. Chesler […]
As a co-founder of Limmud FSU and philanthropist, Cahn has long been involved in fundraising for numerous major organizations. She co-founded UJA-Federation of New York’s Women’s Executive Circle, a group serving female CEOs, CFOs, and presidents of significant corporations. As a professional,Cahn has held executive positions in business and the nonprofit sectors. She serves on […]
Born in Tallinn, Estonia,Kogan emigrated to Israel in 1991. A graduate of Hebrew University’s Department of International Relations and Journalism, Kogan was a press attaché in the Knesset, headed the press service of the Jewish Agency in St. Petersburg, and represented the Department of Education of the Jewish Agency in the Baltic states. Proficient in […]