Nicholas Saphir

09 April 2014 By New Israel Fund

NIF Board Member
East Sussex, United Kingdom

[image - Nicholas Saphir]

Nicholas Saphir is Chair of New Israel Fund UK. Called to the London Bar in 1967, his career was subsequently spent in commercial food, farming and rural affairs, including chairing several governmental and industry organisations. He is currently the Executive Chair of OMSCo (the UK Organic Milk Suppliers Co-operative) and Coressence Ltd. Whilst building a commercial career Nicholas was also involved in both government and philanthropic activities, including chairing several UK government agencies and being a trustee of charities involved in social enterprise, the rural economy, art and child welfare. Nicholas previously chaired the British Israel Chamber of Commerce, the Federation of Jewish Relief Organisations, the Chatham Synagogue and is currently a trustee of the Kessler Foundation.