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Sander Gerber

Board Member

Sander Gerber is Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Hudson Bay Capital, a multi-billion dollar hedge fund that invests in markets worldwide. Mr. Gerber is also involved in global political activism, and was the key citizen activist behind the passage of the Taylor Force Act, a bipartisan and paradigm shifting anti-terrorism bill. In November 2017, Mr. Gerber was awarded JINSA's 2017 Henry M. "Scoop" Jackson Distinguished Service Award for championing the Taylor Force Act.

In addition to his recent political activities, Mr. Gerber served as a member of the AIPAC Board of Directors from 2004 to 2016. . In June of 2005, Mr. Gerber was sent by President Bush to represent the United States at the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Conference on Anti-Semitism and Other Intolerances in Cordoba, Spain. In February of 2006, the President appointed Mr. Gerber to be a Trustee of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (a public policy research center within the Smithsonian Institution) where he served as Chairman of the Investment Management Committee and as a member of the Audit Committee. Additionally, in December of 2008, the President appointed Mr. Gerber to be Vice Chairman of the Wilson Center for a six year term where he served up until 2016. In May of 2008, President Bush invited Mr. Gerber to join the U.S. Honorary Delegation attending the celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the State of Israel in Jerusalem.

He is fellow at the Jerusalem Center of Public Affairs, distinguished fellow at JINSA Gemunder Center for Defense and Strategy, a member of the Council of Foreign Relations and the New York Economic Club.

Mr. Gerber graduated Cum Laude from the University of Pennsylvania, with a BSE in Finance from Wharton and a BA in Humanistic Philosophy from the College.

He resides in New York City with his wife and seven children.