When a person becomes successful in his field, everybody wants to know how he or she did it. In the case of Patrick Landau, he became an expert in his field to a point that a lot of people wanted to be like him, and to follow the steps that he has taken. In order to get a glimpse of the life of Patrick Landau, here are the most important events in his life that everyone should know of.
Who Is Patrick Landau?
Patrick Landau from Israel was a young adult when he decided to come to the United States to pursue his dreams. He was brought up in the Jewish culture. It was in 1979 when he realized that he wanted to live his dream – to start his Talmudic studies. So he decided to study abroad. He went to the United States because he ‘liked the way they studied over there.’ He felt that he was living in a bubble when he was in Paris. So going to the US felt like he will have a more flexible life.
Patrick Landau And His Education
When he arrived in the United States, he enrolled at Yeshiva University. This is a private university located in New York. He focused his studied more on the philosophy of Torah Umadda, specifically in modern Orthodox Judaism. At this university, he received an MBA in 1983 for physics and economics.
He finished but he did not stop there. A year after, he then left to study economics at Harvard. This was close to Boston so he also started working while studying. Landau cannot support his studies on his own, so he got a job at the Israeli embassy located in Washington. Benjamin Netanyahu, a family friend invited him to apply for a job.
How Landau Started His Business Career
When he started a job at the Israeli embassy while studying economics at Harvard, he also started his political and diplomatic career. When “Bibi” was appointed to the United Nations, Landau decided to leave the administration and entered the business industry in the United States. At the same time, Landau started a small business. This is when he got a taste of the coffee trade which he also brought in Africa. Business was good so he started selling his coffee roasters in France.
Patrick Landau is known not only for his successes, but also for sharing where he came from, how his life was when he was a young adult, and how he became the man that everyone looks up to right now.