Dr. Moshe Kantor is the CEO of Russia’s largest fertilizer producer Acron. Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor was born on September 8, 1953 in Moscow Russia, and he is a Jewish leader, an international public figure, a businessman, philanthropist, and peace activist, participating in the promotion of reconciliation and tolerance in the modern world. In 2016, Dr. Moshe Kantor was recognized and awarded the Order of Honor and Order of Friendship for his excellent work and great participation in the friendship and cooperation between nations. In 2017, Forbes documented Dr. Moshe Kantor as the 34th richest person in Russia, and the 630th richest person in the world because of his net worth at US$3.1 billion.
Dr. Moshe Kantor spent his early years in Moscow, Russia, and in 1976, he gained his degree at Aviation Institute (MAI), and he completed his doctoral degree in Spacecraft Automatic Control Systems in 1981. He is married to Anna Kantor, and they have a daughter and four sons. Under Dr. Moshe Kantor’s leadership of the joint venture Intellectual Materials and Systems or Intelmas from 1989to 1993, Russia’s one of the first computer networks was initiated and installed. He became an economic adviser in 1996 to the Chairman of the Federal Council of the RF Federal Assembly until the year 2000.
He was also named as Honorary Citizen of Veliky Novgorod in 1997 for his major participation and contribution to the strengthening and development of science, cultural heritage, and the economy of Novgorod, as well as the improvement of the living and social conditions of its residents. Since 2000, Dr. Moshe Kantor served as the President of NICR (National Institute of Corporate Reform), a non-profit organization focusing on the improvement of Russia’s investment climate, enhancing Russian companies’ international image, and aiming to unite top business leaders, political leaders and scholars.
Dr. Moshe Kantor became the president of EJC (European Jewish Congress) in the years 2007, 2008, 2012 and 2016. The European Jewish Congress (EJC) is the largest secular organization and a very influential public association that represents the European Jewry’s interests over 3 million Jews in 42 national Jewish communities across the European continent. Dr. Moshe Kantor regards himself as “the main person on duty on the European Jewish street”. Dr. Moshe Kantor is also involved particularly in the Holocaust education for the preservation of the memories of 20th century tragic events, founding and heading the European Jewish Fund and the World Holocaust Forum (WHF). You can find out more information about Dr. Moshe Kantor and his role in Acron’s success, by being the CEO Russia’s largest fertilizer, feel free to check our website or homepage. Indeed, Dr. Moshe Kantor is a major contributor to the success of Russia.