- (1850-1934)Austrian Zionist leader. He was born in Odessa; he settled in Vienna in 1880 and built several factories. An ardent Zionist, he became an adherent of Theodor Herzl; he served as a member of the Zionist Executive and the Zionist General Council and was appointed director of the Jewish National Fund.
Dictionary of Jewish Biography. Dan Cohn-Sherbok.