Rav Chaim has served in the Rabbinate for over twenty years in the United Kingdom and South Africa where he has led communities and educational organizations most recently as the Senior Rav of the largest Orthodox Community in the UK, Borehamwood, London. A community numbering some 1500 families. He was also Rabbinic Principal of Yavneh Schools numbering some 1000 children from primary School to High School. Rabbinic Principal of Gesher Special needs School and Rabbinic Chair of Vaad Harabanim of Mizrachi UK.
Rav Chaim studied at Yeshivot in Israel where he received his Rabbinic Ordination amongst them Yeshivat Har Etzion where he completed his army service in the Hesder program. He holds a BA in Psychology and International Politics and an MA in Jewish Studies. He is currently studying Dayanut.
Rav Chaim is a dynamic and vibrant speaker and a sought-after educator who features as a scholar in residence or guest speaker in Kehillot around the world.. He also teaches in Yeshivot and Midrashot in Israel.
He is excited by the new OTS initiative, OMEK, which enables participants to engage in an in-depth experience of Communal and personal growth through Torah and Eretz Yisrael.