Learn About Moshe Kantor Leadership and Philanthropic Activities
In 1953, Dr. Moshe Kantor who is of a Jewish background was born. He studies in Moscow Aviation Institute and 1976, he got a degree. He later furthered his studies and was awarded a Ph.D. in the Space Craft Automatic control system. The Dr. is also known as a businessman because he is the leader of the Acron Group which is a company that has been publicly traded. This is a company that is known to be the largest mineral producers and distributors in the world.
Dr. Moshe was appointed to be the president of the European Jewish Congress in the year 2007. This is a position that he is in charge of up to date. He is also known to be a visionary who is against racism. He mainly focuses on fighting for the rights of the Jewish community.
He does not only fight for the rights of the Jewish people in Europe but also beyond. It is the position that he holds in EJC that has enabled him to be ready to fight for the rights of the Jewish people wholeheartedly. Being the president of the EJC, he can be able to come up with some strategies and plans that he should put in place. This is a large organization that serve over 2 million people. It includes the Jewish people that are found in over 42 national Jewish communities.
Dr. Moshe is also known to be particularly committed to Holocaust education. He strive to ensure that the history of the Jewish community is not forgotten especially the happenings of the 20th century. This is the reason that he headed and founded the World Holocaust Forum (WHF). He is also the chair of the European Jewish Funds. The fact that he is ready to fight for the Jewish community is what has to lead him to organize the international community is Krakow. The event was held on the 27th day of January in 2005. The event was held on the 60th anniversary of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi liberation camp. He is not only a chairperson but also a founder of the EJF. The main aim of the company is to make sure that the status of the Jewish communities has been enhanced. They also strive to make sure that they have reconnected the young people with their rich and essential Jewish heritage.
In the year 2008, Moshe founded the European Council on Tolerance and reconciliation. He is now the CEO or the organization. The council is made of the some Nobel prize winners of the Laureates, some former leaders of the European Union and any person who has interest in the relationship that the Jewish people have in Europe. Their agenda is to ensure that the Jewish people live freely.