Ahron H. Haspel

Mr. Haspel is an active investor, an attorney and CPA specializing in the tax area. He retired from Jones Day in January 2011 where he served as a partner specializing in the corporate tax and mergers and acquisitions area. Prior to joining Jones Day in February 2005, Mr. Haspel was a partner at KPMG and served on its Board of Directors and in a number of leadership positions. While on the Board of KPMG, Mr. Haspel served on the firm's Audit, Compensation and Strategic Planning Committees. 

Mr. Haspel serves as a member of the Board and Trustee of North European Oil Royalty Trust (NRT) a New York Stock Exchange listed company and serves as Chairman of NRT’s Audit and Compensation Committees. Mr. Haspel is a qualified audit committee financial expert for SEC purposes. 

He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Long Island University, his Juris Doctor from Brooklyn Law School and his LLM degree in Taxation from New York University School of Law. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the New York Bar. He is also a member of the Board of several philanthropic organizations.