The FINANCIAL — The Leumi Board of Directors on August 1 appointed Mr. David Brodet as chairperson of the Bank’s Board for a three-year period.
David Brodet (66) has a postgraduate degree in Economics from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Brodet is the owning interest in an economics and managerial consultation company. In his past, Brodet has filled a number of positions in the public service, including Director General at the Ministry of Finance, budget comptroller at the Treasury, a senior Deputy Director General at the Ministry of Trade and Industry and head of the Israeli delegation to the Paris talks with the Palestinians. He has also served as chairperson of Bank Mizrachi and Bank Tefahot, YES Satellite Television and the Rakefet Financial Foundation Investment Committee. Brodet has also headed numerous government and public committees dealing with the security budget, the banks’ holdings of real corporations, the capital market and the criteria for constructing public buildings etc.
Brodet’s appointment as Chairperson of the Board will be effective after receiving the required regulatory authorizations.