Adv. Gad Naschitz, Chairman of the Arthur Rubinstein International Music Society and founder of the Competition’s body of Patrons, has passed away.
Peter Gad Naschitz was a well-known jurist in the legal community in Israel and around the world. He held many distinguished positions, including Dean of the Israel Consular Corps and he was former World President of the International Federation of Consular Corps and Associations.
Naschitz accompanied the Rubinstein Association for many years, as Chairman of the Society and as a board member. He did a tremendous amount to promote and develop the Rubinstein International Piano Master Competition. He will be greatly missed.