European Jewish Association

Alex Benjamin

Alex Benjamin has been Director of Public Affairs for the EJA in Brussels since March 2015. With over 10 years experience of working in the European parliament as a political adviser and communications director, he knows the EU Institutions, its main players and how to get things done for Israel and for Judaism. His tasks involve directing campaigns, liaising directly with key EU figures and generating positive outcomes for the Association membership.

No stranger to challenging political environments, he also worked for the former Prime Minister of Northern Ireland, David Trimble following the signing of the Good Fridayagreement and during the Northern Ireland Peace Process.