Ambassador Itzhac Gerberg
Our guest speaker on 16 October 2017 is Ambassador for Israel Dr. Itzhak Gerberg. He completed his Masters Degree in Political Science from the Haifa University and obtained his PhD in International Politics from the University of South Africa.
He started his diplomatic career for the Israeli Foreign Ministry in 1985 as Second Secretary in Manila, followed by a posting at the Israeli Consulate in Bombay – India as the Consul General.
In 1996 he became the Consul General for the Israeli Consulate in Shanghai and between 1999 and 2012 he held Ambassadorial positions to Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Namibia, Zambia, Botswana, Malawi and later on in Georgia.
Ambassador Dr. Gerberg was appointed Israeli Ambassador to New Zealand in July 2016.
Time: 12:30 pm, Monday 16th October 2017.
Keynote Topic: The Business of Israel