International Advisory Board: Joëlle Aflalo

Mrs. Joëlle Aflalo was born in Fes (Morocco) and after leaving Morocco, has lived a few years in Belgium and moved to Luxembourg where she is currently residing.

Mrs. Joëlle Aflalo is a founding member and the general-manager of Gestman SA, as well as a founding member of Cofidom-Gestman S.a.r.l., a regulated company established in Luxembourg and specialized in corporate structuring and investment engineering.  Her professionalism has allowed the companies to develop their activities very quickly and her name is a reference in the financial profession.  She acts as executive director of a number of private companies in the finance and real estate areas and is member of the board of various foundations.

In 2006, as an achievement of her constant need to be active in philanthropy for a better world and in line with her spirituality and her sense of responsibility, she founded together with Mr. Gad Boukobza, a charitable foundation named Matanel Foundation.

The Matanel Foundation focuses on bringing direct aid and organizational support to the Jewish people and Jewish causes across the world, while binding itself to the development and the promotion of innovative, flexible and effective solutions to social, economic, educational, scientific, cultural and environmental challenges of our time.