Finance for Israel Speaker Series
March 21, 2013 6:00 pm
1345 Avenue of the Americas (54th and 55th) New York, NY
Reception at 6:00 pm • Program at 6:30 pm
JNF invites you to the inaugural Finance for Israel Speaker Series
Opening Remarks: Russell F. Robinson, JNF CEO
JNF: Your Voice in Israel
Featured Speaker: Abby Joseph Cohen, Goldman Sachs
Opportunities and Challenges Facing the US and Israeli Economies
Abby Joseph Cohen is president of the Global Markets Institute and is a senior investment strategist at Goldman Sachs. Abby serves as chair of the Board of Trustees of the Jewish Theological Seminary and is an advisor to the investment committees of Cornell University and Major League Baseball. A member of the boards of Weill Cornell Medical College, the Brookings Institution and the New York Economic Club, Abby has been recognized as a leader in U.S. portfolio strategy for two decades. Her career is the subject of a Harvard Business School case study and a BusinessWeek cover story.
Finance for Israel Co-Chairs:
Daniel Kamensky, Paulson & Co. Inc. • Deborah Weinswig, Citigroup
Finance for Israel Board Members:
William Abecassis, BlackRock • Steven Brody, Cerberus • Saul Burian, Houlihan Lokey • Suzanne Dance, Citigroup • Jeffrey Finger, Centerview Partners • Alexander Klipper, Bank of America • Drew Newton, Citigroup • Asaf Palgi, Citco Fund Services • Yaron Werber, Citigroup • Andrew Wilshinsky, Morgan Stanley
Hosted by: Mark Horowitz, Bernstein Global Wealth Management
Featured Speaker for Fall 2013: Marc Rowan, Apollo Global Management, LLC
For more information on joining JNF’s Finance for Israel Society contact Michal Frankel at email@example.com or 212.879.9305 ext. 501.
Dietary Laws Observed
Contact the Greater New York Region:
Serving: New York City, Long Island, Westchester, Fairfield, Rockland, Bergen, Sussex and Hudson.
42 East 69th Street, New York, NY 10021
Michael Feinman, Executive Director, Greater New York
Lorraine Shamah, Associate Director, Israel Advocacy and Education, Greater New York