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Meet the New Bonds President & CEO

10/26/2016
 
Leadership and staff proudly welcome Israel Maimon, the new president & CEO of Development Corporation for Israel/Israel Bonds.
 
Mr. Maimon, who served in the Israel Defense Forces as a commander in the elite Golani infantry brigade, comes to the Bonds enterprise with an exceptional range of experience. An attorney by profession, he served as cabinet secretary in the governments of Ariel Sharon and Ehud Olmert. For several years he was chairman of the Israel Presidential Conference Steering Committee for the annual international conference Facing Tomorrow, held under the auspices of then-President Shimon Peres.
 
Mr. Maimon was an external director at Cal-Israel Credit Cards Ltd., a corporation providing all credit card activities, including granting private and commercial credit. He was also an external director at Fox-Wiesel Ltd., a public company in the fashion and home-styling field. Additionally, Mr. Maimon was a director for the real estate and construction company Matzlawi Construction Company Ltd.
 
In beginning his new role, Mr. Maimon said, “I look forward to building on the Bonds legacy of success by highlighting Israel’s many achievements, including a resilient economy, a strong entrepreneurial spirit that has led to a dynamic technology sector, and a vibrant democracy.”
 
He added, “I would like to thank my predecessor, Izzy Tapoohi, for working closely with me for a smooth transition, and I express appreciation for all he achieved as head of the Bonds enterprise.”