The Team

Our professional leaders bring a wealth of experiences and expertise to the Cape SAJBD. They take care of the day-to-day operations, activities and events.

Daniel Bloch

Executive Director

Daniel hails from the events and media industry, working with a myriad of international companies using his skills as a team leader and decision-maker to ensure successful project completion. He is a Herzlia graduate and recently served on its governing body, and continues to serve on the Marais Road Shul committee.

Joshua Friedman

Programme and Development Manager

For almost a decade, Josh worked in the corporate HR environment at one of South Africa’s leading Retail organisations. He holds an Honours degree in Organisational Psychology from the University of Cape Town and matriculated from Herzlia High School. Josh is a proud and communally-minded Jew and a past graduate of the Eliot Osrin Leadership Development Programme. Josh is frequently visible in the community in his capacity as Choirmaster at the Green and Sea Point Hebrew Congregation..

Mika Abramowitz-Visagie

Office and Administrative Coordinator

Mika began her journey as a manager in retail after completing her bachelor’s degree in consumer science. She has a keen ability for admin and organising, is passionate about the community and will support the Board by helping coordinate activities to ensure communal needs are met.