On Tuesday, Sept. 4th
, 2012, Robert Elman was welcomed as incoming President for the Canadian Associates of Ben-Gurion University (CABGU) Montreal Region by world renowned Pediatric Geneticist, Professor Rivka Carmi, MD - President of Ben-Gurion University, along with more than 50 guests at a cocktail in a private home in Westmount.
Robert Elman is a Senior Investment Executive at Scotia McLeod and sits on the Board of Directors for Promatek Industries, a company that produces plastic engineered products. He was also a Contributing Editor for the Metropolitan newspaper, the first bilingual newspaper in Quebec since 1842, which was launched on May 1, 2008. Robert had, for many years, been a member of the board of Directors of the Canadian Jewish Congress.
The Directors of CABGU are grateful to Robert for coming on board and bringing with him his enthusiasm, business acumen and leadership skills. Together, we look forward to going from Strength to Strength in promoting Ben-Gurion University - The Nation Building University.