Boruch Gorin was born in 1973 in Odessa. In 1989 he graduated from the “School of the young journalists”. From 1990-1994 Rabbi Gorin studied at the Yeshiva in Moscow. In 1991 he founded and headed the Jewish magazine “Lehaim”.
Since 1999 he has headed the Public Relations Department of the Federation of Jewish Communities of Russia. He is also a member of the Coordinating Council of the World Congress of Russian Jewry and since 2012 he is Chairman of the Board of the Jewish Museum and Center of Tolerance, in addition to being Editor-in-Chief at the Knizhniki Publishing House.