• Executive Council

    The Executive Council works with the President and handles the day-to-day management of the CER.

    The members of the Executive Council are elected for 5 year terms and divide responsibility for the following Portfolios:

    Management and Administration, Finance, Governance and Audit, Liaison with the Standing Committee, Liaison with the Board of Patrons, Rabbinical Training, Rabbinical Standards Halacha and European Beth Din, Education and Jewish Continuity, Advocacy and Religious Freedom, Lo Tishkach, Union of Mohalim of Europe (UME), Inter-Rabbinical Relations -including the Chief Rabbinate of Israel, Relations with World Jewish organizations, Relations with the European Union and Institutions of the EC, External Relations, Inter-Religious Relations

    Its members are as follows:

    • Rabbi Bruno Fiszon

      Metz, France

    • Rabbi Yaakov Dov Bleich

      Kiev, Ukraine

    • Chief Rabbi Dr Riccardo DiSegni

      Rome, Italy

    • Rabbi Refoel Kruskal

      Odessa, Ukraine

    • Rabbi Moshe Lebel

      Moscow, Russia