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Dan Gertler

Dan Gertler (born December 1973) is an Israeli businessman, the founder and President of the DGI (Dan Gertler International) Group of Companies. He ... More »Dan Gertler (born December 1973) is an Israeli businessman, the founder and President of the DGI (Dan Gertler International) Group of Companies. He has large interests in diamonds and copper mining in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Dan Gertler was born in December 1973. He is a grandson of Moshe Schnitzer, first President of the Israeli Diamond Exchange, who won the Israel Prize in 2004. His family was traditionally involved in cutting and merchandising diamonds. While growing up, Gertler spent as much time as he could learning about the diamond trade from his father and grandfather. As soon as he had completed his 3-year mandatory service in the Israeli Defense Forces he opened his own diamond business. Gertler founded the Dan Gertler International (DGI) group of companies in 1996. The Yedioth Aharonoth weekend supplement on 19 September 1999 asserted that in 1997 Gertler had been involved in financing a program to buy diamonds in Liberia and Sierra Leone in exchange for... [ Wikipedia ]

Cracks open over ENRC's Congo deals as chairman fails to endorse partner

Mehmet Dalman avoids 'leading question' on controversial businessman Dan Gertler, from whom the mining group has bought interests in the Democratic Republic of Congo ENRC's chairman, Mehmet Dalman: 'Any comment I make, whatever you write down, it will not look right. Why would I answer ...

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Miner ENRC clamps down on opaque mining deals

The FTSE 100 group has suffered damage to its image over mineral concessions in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) bought via companies controlled by Israeli diamond tycoon Dan Gertler. His companies are located in secretive tax havens, raising fears that a lack of transparency ...

ENRC Congo deal is passed despite largest shareholder's lack of support

The company is paying controversial Israeli billionaire Dan Gertler $550m (£340m) for his 50% stake in their Congo copper mining partnership, following months of pressure from politicians and campaigners. Gertler, who is a close friend of DRC president Joseph Kabila, has been ...

ENRC chairman Mehmet Dalman sees red over corruption probe leak

These include the Frontier Mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo, which has been the subject of controversy over allegations it was sold at an artificially low price to middleman investor Dan Gertler. ENRC bought Gertler out in a £363m deal last year, sparking criticism from ...

SFO call over Congo mine sale to Glencore and ENRC

MPs have raised concerns over a string of deals the Congolese government struck to sell mining stakes to tax haven-based shell companies controlled by Israeli businessman Dan Gertler. The assets were sold at bargain basement prices with no transparency or public tender, before being sold ...

Fleurette Commits Further Funding for Kitoko Food Bringing Total Investment to $14 million

Dan Gertler, Senior Advisor to the Fleurette Group, said: "Kitoko is a project I am very proud of and I am delighted to confirm further funding for this next 12 months. Kitoko aims to demonstrate that commercial farming is possible in the DRC which continues to import the vast majority ...

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Fleurette Commits Further Funding for Kitoko Food Bringing Total...

Dan Gertler, Senior Advisor to the Fleurette Group, said: "Kitoko is a project I am very proud of and I am delighted to confirm further funding for this next 12 months. Kitoko aims to demonstrate that commercial farming is possible in the DRC which continues to import the vast majority ...

Gertler Family Foundation Launches DRC Education Campaign To Combat Violence Against...

"Education is the key to prevention, and the Gertler Family Foundation is honored to be working in partnership with the DRC's military to combat these problems on behalf of the people of the DRC and the Armed Forces," said Dan Gertler, co-founder of GFF and senior advisor to the ...

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La Gertler Family Foundation lance une campagne d'éducation en...

« L'éducation est la clé de la prévention et la Gertler Family Foundation est honorée de travailler en partenariat avec les forces armées de la RDC pour lutter contre ces problèmes au nom du peuple de la RDC et des forces armées », déclare Dan Gertler, co-fondateur de la GFF et ...

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La Gertler Family Foundation lanza la campaña educativa de... KINSHASA, DR Congo, 2 de diciembre

"La educación es la clave para la prevención, y la Gertler Family Foundation se siente orgullosa de trabajar en asociación con el cuerpo militar de la RDC para combatir estos problemas en nombre de la población de la RDC y las Fuerzas Armadas", dijo Dan Gertler, cofundador de GFF y ...

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La Gertler Family Foundation combat la mortalité infantile en...

« Nous avons fourni des efforts novateurs autour des soins de santé en RDC, et sommes particulièrement fiers du travail actuellement accompli à Kisangani, » a déclaré Dan Gertler, co-fondateur de la GFF et conseiller principal au sein du Fleurette Group. « Notre objectif consiste à venir ...

Gertler Family Foundation lucha contra la mortalidad infantil...

"Hemos sido pioneros en el cuidado de la salud en la República Democrática del Congo y nos sentimos especialmente orgullosos de la labor realizada en Kisangani," dijo Dan Gertler, cofundador de GFF y asesor del Fleurette Group. "Nuestro objetivo es apoyar a las personas vulnerables que ...

Gertler Family Foundation fights infant mortality in the DRC with...

"We have been health care pioneers in the DRC and we are especially proud of the work being done in Kisangani," said Dan Gertler, co-founder of GFF and senior advisor to the Fleurette Group. "Our goal is to support vulnerable people living in the region who previously had limited access ...

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La Gertler Family Foundation termine la rénovation d'un hospice

» « La prise en charge des personnes âgées est un problème grandissant dans la RDC et une priorité de notre fondation », explique Dan Gertler, co-fondateur de la GFF et conseiller principal du groupe Fleurette. « C'est une des raisons pour lesquelles la Gertler Family Foundation ...

Gertler Family Foundation Finishes Hospice Renovation KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo

" "Providing care for the elderly is a growing problem in the DRC and a top priority for our foundation," explained Dan Gertler, co-founder of the GFF and a senior adviser of the Fleurette Group. "It is one of the reasons that the Gertler Family Foundation focuses so much of our ...

Fleurette Group Appoints Lord Mancroft as Head of Group's Advisory Board

Mr. Dan Gertler is the co-founder of The Gertler Family Foundation (GFF), the DRC's leading foundation for nearly a decade that focuses on social development projects in the areas of health, agriculture, education, culture and emergency assistance throughout the country. Since 2004, the ...

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La Gertler Family Foundation et le groupe Fleurette mettent...

« Nous sommes des précurseurs en RDC », a indiqué Dan Gertler, conseiller en chef du groupe Fleurette. « Le travail que nous menons à travers le pays est diversifié, sur le long terme et intéresse de nombreux secteurs. Nos activités agricoles, pour ne citer que Kitoko, sont la clé de ...

Gertler Family Foundation and Fleurette Group Establish Groundbreaking...

"We have been pioneers in the DRC," said Dan Gertler, Senior Advisor to the Fleurette Group. "Our work throughout the country is multifaceted, spanning numerous sectors, and long-term. Our agricultural activities, such as Kitoko, are a keystone in our drive to encourage entrepreneurship ...

Dan Gertler earns billions as mine deals fail to enrich Congo

Brazzaville : Congo | Dec 29, 2012 at 6:04 PM PST Kavanagh and and Jonathan Ferziger, Dec 29, 2012 11:55 PM EST The Washington Post Dan Gertler's bearded face lights up as he looks out the helicopter window. Below, an installation rises from a clearing in the central African forest...

Azura Consulting: Eli Avidar es nombrado nuevo consejero delegado

See more news releases in: Mining, Mining & Metals, Personnel Announcements Dan Gertler celebra el nombramiento de Eli Avidar: "Estamos encantados de dar la bienvenida a Eli Avidar, que nos aporta liderazgo, visión y capacidad para afrontar los retos que vendrán en el futuro". Azura ...

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