Student, Hasscala College, Tel Aviv, Israel, 1947. Bachelor of Science, Syracuse University, 1954. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1956.
Founder, chairman board, chief executive officer, president Amivest Corporation, New York City, from 1958.
Co-chair New York region American Israel Public Affairs Committee. Member executive committee Israel Policy Forum. Member executive committee Jewish Committee Relations Council New York.
Member Builders for Peace, Washington. Member Economic Club New York, Harvard Club.
Married 1947 (divorced 1950). 1 child, Gour; married Aviva Freidis, December 17, 1952. Children: Ephriam, Gideon, Shelley, Carmel.