Mitchell “Moshe” Allen Silk
58-year-old Mitchell “Moshe” Allen silk appointed assistant Secretary of the Treasury for international markets and development. The candidacy of its President trump have put forward in the last year, and the Senate approved it unanimously, said “HADASHOT”.
An expert on the Chinese market took the oath on the Torah belonging to Rabbi Mordechai of the court — the founder of the eponymous Chassidic dynasty.
A father of eight silk received a doctorate in law from the University of Maryland, studied diplomacy at the prestigious Georgetown University and also holds degrees from Peking University and Taiwan University.
Over 33 years of professional activity Hasid Mitchell “Moshe” has worked in leading law firms Hughes Hubbard & Reed, Chadbourne & Parke, spent ten years in Hong Kong as a partner of Allen & Overy, one of two law firms in the world, the volume of whose transactions exceeded one trillion U.S. dollars.
In the fall of 2017 silk, he headed the Department of investment, energy and infrastructure Treasury of the United States. He speaks Mandarin and Cantonese dialects of the Chinese language, known as the leading expert in the field of Chinese law and Finance, and is the author of several books and dozens of articles on the subject.
The building of the Ministry of the Treasury
The official was one of the participants in the negotiations between the United States and China, which were to put an end to the trade war between the two countries.
For 12 years silk, a resident in the neighbourhood of Boro Park in Brooklyn, on a volunteer basis served as Chairman legal Department of the Agudath Israel of America, helping solve the problems of ultra-Orthodox Jews.
The Minister of Finance of the USA Steve Mnuchin already congratulated the Hasid with the new appointment of silk, in turn, said that waiting for the support of the President and Minister in the “growth and stability in the international financial markets at this critical time for the country”.
Mitchell “Moshe” belongs to a small yard nadvornyansky Hasidim. Nadvirna is now the regional center of Ivano-Frankivsk region, was once part of the Habsburg Empire and in the interwar years was part of the Second Polish Republic. In the late nineteenth century more than half the population of the town was Jewish until the Second world war there were more than 20 of klozov — prayer houses of different Hasidic courts: CBS, Viznitz, Chortkiv, and Belz, etc.
The Holocaust memorial at the Jewish cemetery in Nadvornaya
The chief Rabbi Hasidic court was considered deceased in 1894, Mordechai Leifer, which came for a blessing even from Hungary and Romania. He was buried in Bushtyno — today it is a VILLAGE in Tyachiv district, Transcarpathian region. The vast majority of the 6,000 Jews who lived in the court by the beginning of world war II, died in the Holocaust. The building of synagogues were destroyed and after the war was used as a source of building materials.
The monument to the victims of the Shoah in outbuildings set in new York, and the year before a modest monument appeared in the Jewish cemetery of the former shtetl.
Descendants of immigrants from the village living around the world today — from Bnei Brak to Safed, and from London to new York. One of them is the Mitchell “Moshe” Allen silk — the pious Hasid, a big lawyer, a renowned expert on China and a senior official of the U.S. Treasury.