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Address: 9 Hafes Haim, Petah Tikva, Israel 4959148


Tel: +972-(0)3-9309504

Professional info

General Secretary of IBSSA, President of IBSSA International Sport Federation


Founder & Leader of the
International Budo Academy
Karate Do International 
Israeli System of Military Self Defence, Krav Maga International - IBSSA
Educational Institute of Instructors Coaches and Masters
(Accredited by the Ministry of Education Culture and Sport)

Date of Birth

3rd of January 1952



Social Psychology, Educational Planning, Methodics-Didactics, training Analyzation, Philosophy of the Art (Tel Aviv, Open University, 1975-1984).
Alternative Medicine: Shiatsu and Bio Energy ("Kushido" Health Academy, South Africa, 1986).
MA. -Master Teacher of Martial Arts -1994 -(International Budo Academy)
MA. - Educational Management -1995 - (Hamilton. U.)
Ph.D. - Education - 1997 - (Hamilton. U.)

2010 - present

Professional Education

Instructor of Krav Maga (Israeli Defence Forces, 1970 - 1973)
Head Master of Israeli System of Military Self Defense, Krav Maga, International
Certified Instructor of Judo (School of Physical Education and Sport, Israel- 1972)
School of Karate Do Teachers (South Africa 1974-1975)

Graduate of the WKF Masters Seminar (1986)
Graduated Senior Coach of Martial Arts (School of Physical Education and Sport, Israel - 1987)

Graduate of advanced course for Karate Do Masters (South Africa 1991)
4th. Dan Judo
Ju Jitsu
Master of Arts - Budo, (International Budo Academy, 1996)
Karatedo, Hanshi (Grand Master of Masters),  authorized by
 Dai Nippon Butokukai, Kyoto - Japan (1997) 

9th. Ku Dan, Hanshi, issued by Okinawa Goju Ryu Karate Do Sho Honbu JUNDOKAN, Okinawa

2010 - present

Occupation and professional Credit

1967-1970 - Judo and Self-Defence, Krav Maga Instructor ("Amos" Institute, Israel)
1970- 2005 Physical Education and Close Combat - Krav Maga Instructor, Supervisor and training Analyzer ( Ministry of Defence - State of Israel)
Since 1975 - head of the International School of Martial Arts, Karate Do International Renmei
1977 - 1984 - Head Instructor of the Health and Recreation Center of Israel
1984 -1995 - National Chief Referee of the Israel Karate Federation
1977- 1997 - Member of the Directing Committee of the Israel Karate Federation
1988 - Coordinator and Director of the WUKO-MASTERS SEMINAR and Technical Congress (Hungary)
1985- 2000 - head of the Martial Arts Department at the Nat Holman School of Instructors and Coaches - Wingate Institute for Sport and Physical Education (Ministry of Science, Culture and Sport - State of Israel)
Since 1989 - Advisor to the Finnish Budo Association "Jigota-ry"
1992 - Director and Organizer of the first JKF Masters Seminar in Israel
1995 - Member of the Referee Council of World Karate Confederation
Since 1995 - Dean of the International Budo Academy
Since 1996 - Technical Advisor to the Hungarian Karate Federation
Since 1996 - International Advisor to Seishinkai International Karate Do Union
Since 1996 - Member of the Presidium of World Jundokan Association
Since 1996 - Official Representative and Certified Officer of Okinawa Goju Ryu Karate JUNDOKAN, Okinawa, JAPAN
Since 1996 - Certified Officer and Representative of the historical Dai Nippon Butokukai, Kyoto, JAPAN
Since 1998 - General Secretary of the International Bodyguard and Security Services Association
Since 1999 - Head of the Faculty of Martial Arts at the Israeli Institute for Security
Since 2000 - Member of the Presidium and the Technical Committee of the AAU (American Athletic Union) Karate Program
Since 2003 - Head Master of the School of Instructor Coaches and Masters recognised by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport - State of Israel
Since 2004 - President of International Sport Federation of IBSSA
2004 - 2014 Chairman of the Technical Committee of the Israel Karate Federation.
Since 2005 - Director of Goju Ryu within the Traditional Karate Do Federation.


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