Avi Losice is the Israeli representative of the Sousa Mendes Foundation. He is a descendant of three generations who received June 1940 visas from Aristides de Sousa Mendes. He was born and raised in Albany, NY. Avi was educated at City University of New York and New York University in addition to Yeshiva Torah Vodaath. He was an analyst and a manager at Standard & Poor’s and an Assistant Director at the US Securities and Exchange Commission. Avi and his family have made Aliyah and reside in Jerusalem.