Stephen M. Siderow, Co-Founder and Co-President of the diversified alternative asset manager BlueMountain Capital Management, was recently named a Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Birthright Israel Foundation. Thomas D. Stern was named the Chairman of the Board, and Phil Rosen also was named a Vice Chairman. Mr. Stern is a principal and managing director of Chieftain Capital Management, Inc.; and Phil Rosen is a senior partner at the international law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP.
Stephen M. Siderow
Birthright Israel provides the gift of first-time, free peer education trips to Israel for young Jewish adults aged 18-26. Since 2000, the program has enabled more than 500,000 young Jewish adults to travel to Israel, connecting strongly with their Jewish identity and the country and making an impact on them that lasts long after they return home.
“In my opinion, Birthright is the most important Jewish organization in the world– bar none,” said Siderow. “Birthright is helping a new generation to form an unbreakable bond with the State of Israel, the Jewish community, and their unique heritage.”
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