Mr. Jaime Aron


aharon_400x495 Mr. Jaime Aron, Attorney at Law.

Born in Chile and immigrated to Israel in 1958. He was the Israeli ambassador to Colombia (1981-1984) and after that was the Head of the Aliyah and Absorption Department of the Jewish Agency and member of Executive of the Jewish Agency.

From 1989 until February 2011 was a member of the Board of Directors of the Israel Aerospace Industries of Israel and acted as Chairman of the Finance Committee, member of the Strategic Committee and Planning Committee, member of the Human Resources Committee, Chairman of the Controlling Committee and member of the Prospectus Committee of Israel Aerospace Industries, honorary President of the Israeli Latin America Chamber of Commerce, Vice President of the Federation of Bi-National Chambers of Commerce, founder and member of the Executive of the Israeli Spain Chamber of Commerce, honorary President of the Commercial and Industrial Club in Tel-Aviv, honorary Consul of Colombia in Israel, civil Attaché of the Chilean Embassy in Israel.

Thanks to his widespread contacts in Latin America he was an official member of the President of Israel and Israel government delegations during their visits to Latin American countries.

Today he is special advisor to Minister of the Diaspora and Public Diplomacy on Latin American matters.

Mr. Jaime Aron
Member of the EMET Prize Committee since establishment