Tamás (Tomi) Büchler is currently the director of the Israeli Cultural Institute in Budapest. Previously he worked for the Jewish Agency's Global Leadership Institute, as the director of Minyanim, a network of young Jewish community activists from Europe. He holds an M.A. in Law and Political Science and undertook teacher training in Jewish studies. He also graduated from the University of Haifa’s program in Peace and Conflict Studies. He passionately believes in the potential and future of European Jewry.