Moshe Ashirie, Chief Financial Officer, The Jewish Agency for Israel
Moshe Ashirie, Chief Financial Officer of the Jewish Agency for Israel, joined The Jewish Agency in 2002, as Director of the Budget and Economics Division and following that as the Director of Services and Operations. In May 2012 he was appointed Chief Financial Officer of The Jewish Agency. He is responsible for all aspects of the Agency’s financial management worldwide. Prior to his engagement with The Jewish Agency, Moshe Ashirie worked in one of the “big-four” accounting firms and held senior financial posts in Bezeq International Company whose turnover was approximately 1 billion shekels. In particular, Moshe Ashirie dealt with Bezeq’s subsidiaries - establishment of the infrastructure of their financial management, coordination of business plans, marketing strategy and product pricing, and development of regulations and agreements. For four years Moshe served as head of two major Bezeq International Divisions, those of Economics and International Planning, was in daily interaction with upper management and company directors, representatives of regulating bodies and leading foreign communication companies.
Moshe Ashirie holds an MBA specializing in funding, banking, financial engineering and capital markets and a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Economics, both from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.