Mark Leibler AC

2011 Goldstein Prize Recipient

Mark Leibler
​Mark Leibler AC is the recipient of the Goldstein Prize for Distinguished Leadership, the most prestigious distinction awarded by Keren Hayesod-UIA, for 2011. The former Chairman of the KH-UIA World Board of Trustees (2005-2009), Mark Leibler, one of Australia's leading tax lawyers and corporate strategists, has for decades filled top leadership positions in the Australian Jewish community as well as in the international Jewish world. He has held leadership positions in most of Australia’s major Jewish organizations. He served for ten years as President of the Zionist Federation of Australia and for six years as the President of the United Israel Appeal of Australia. He is the National Chairman of the Australia/Israel & Jewish Affairs Council, Life Chairman of the United Israel Appeal of Australia, and Governor of the Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce. A highly sought-after keynote speaker, Mark currently sits on both the KH Executive and the Executive of JAFI. He also played a central role in the Reconciliation Australia project, whose aim was to restore the rights of indigenous populations.
The worldwide Keren Hayesod-AUI family extends its sincere congratulations to Mark upon receiving the Goldstein Prize and expresses its heartfelt thanks to him for all that he has done, and will undoubtedly continue to do, on behalf of the State of Israel and the Jewish people.