Genesis Prize Leadership

Trustees

Natan Sharansky

Natan Sharansky

Co-Founder and Chairman of the Advisory Board

Stan Polovets

Stan Polovets

Chairman, Board of Directors
Co-Founder and Chairman, The Genesis Prize Foundation

Board of Directors

Stan Polovets

Stan Polovets

Chairman, Board of Directors
Co-Founder and Chairman, The Genesis Prize Foundation

Judge Michal Rubinstein Shamgar

Judge Michal Rubinstein Shamgar

Deputy Chair, Board of Directors
Chair, Circle of Friends, The Israel Conservatory of Music

Advisory Board

Natan Sharansky

Natan Sharansky

Trustee; Chairman, Advisory Board

Dorit Beinisch

Dorit Beinisch

Advisory Board Member
President (Ret.), Supreme Court of Israel

Irwin Cotler

Irwin Cotler

Advisory Board Member
Canada's Special Envoy on Preserving Holocaust Remembrance and Combating Antisemitism

Ambassador Danny Danon

Ambassador Danny Danon

Advisory Board Member
Chairman, World Likud
Former Permanent Representative of Israel to the United Nations

Jonathan Fanton

Jonathan Fanton

Advisory Board Member
Former President of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Former President of the John D. And Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

Gary Ginsberg

Gary Ginsberg

Advisory Board Member
Former Senior VP, SoftBank and Time Warner

Rabbi Marvin Hier

Rabbi Marvin Hier

Advisory Board Member
Founder, CEO and President, Simon Wiesenthal Center and the Museum of Tolerance

Jonathan Kopp

Jonathan Kopp

Advisory Board Member
Partner, Finsburg Glover Hering

Maurice Lévy

Maurice Lévy

Advisory Board Member
Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Publicis Groupe

Allen Shapard

Allen Shapard

Advisory Board Member
Executive Vice President, SPI Group
Advisor to Nobel Laureates and esteemed institutions

Jeffrey R. Solomon

Jeffrey R. Solomon

Advisory Board Member
Senior Advisor, Chasbro Investments

Selection Committee

Isaac Herzog

Isaac Herzog

Former Chairman of the Selection Committee (2018-2021)
President of Israel
Former Chairman of the Executive, Jewish Agency for Israel

Eli Groner

Eli Groner

Selection Committee Member
Managing Director (Israel) Koch Disruptive Technologies (KDT)
Former Director General of the Prime Minister's Office

David Hatchwell Altaras

David Hatchwell Altaras

Selection Committee Member
President of EXCEM Grupo
Former President of the Jewish Community of Madrid

Fiamma Nirenstein

Fiamma Nirenstein

Selection Committee Member
Journalist and Author
Former Member of the Italian Parliament and Deputy-President of the Foreign Affairs Committee

Jack Rosen

Jack Rosen

Selection Committee Member
Chief Executive Officer, Rosen Partners LLC
President of the American Jewish Congress; Chairman of the American Council for World Jewry

Andrés Spokoiny

Andrés Spokoiny

Selection Committee Member
President and CEO of the Jewish Funders Network

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks z"l (1948-2020)

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks z"l (1948-2020)

Founding Member of the Selection Committee
Emeritus Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth

Prize Committee

Morris Kahn

Morris Kahn

Prize Committee Member
Founder, Amdocs
President, SpaceIL

Jill W. Smith

Jill W. Smith

Prize Committee Member
Senior Advisor to the Chairman, Genesis Prize Foundation
Chair, Jewish Foundation for Education of Women

Judge Tova Strasberg-Cohen

Judge Tova Strasberg-Cohen

Prize Committee Member
Justice of the Supreme Court of Israel, retired

Yuli Edelstein

Yuli Edelstein

Founding Member of the Prize Committee
Former Speaker of the Knesset

Meir Shamgar z"l (1925-2019)

Meir Shamgar z"l (1925-2019)

Founding Member of the Prize Committee
Justice and President Emeritus, Supreme Court of Israel

Elie Wiesel z"l (1928-2016)

Elie Wiesel z"l (1928-2016)

Founding Member of the Prize Committee
Nobel Laureate
Professor, Boston University
President, Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity