Yair Seroussi VC Advisor

Yair Seroussi

Zim Chairman of the Board, Former Chairman of the Board, Bank Hapoalim

About Yair Seroussi

Today, Mr. Seroussi is a director of DSPG – Tech, NASDAQ listed company. He is a member of the Board of Governors of the Hebrew University, and Chairman of the Eli Hurvitz strategic Management Institute at the Tel Aviv University.

Mr. Seroussi served as chairman of the board of Bank Hapoalim from 2009-Dec 31st, 2016.Mr. Seroussi also served as the president of the Israeli Bank Association for 4 years. He served as a board member and as chairman of the audit committee of the Bank from 1997 through 2002.

Mr. Seroussi was the founder and head or Morgan Stanley Israel for 16 years.

He was the founder and chairman of the Mustang Mezzanine Fund.

He served as the chairman of the Investment Committee of Mivtachim, Israel’s largest pension fund, and was a member of various investments committees of private equity funds.

Mr. Seroussi served as a director of Israel Corp and Frutarom Industries.

Mr. Seroussi served for over a decade in Israel’s Ministry of Finance, where He held several senior positions. Between the years 1988-1992 He was Head of the Office of the Ministry of Finance in the USA and Head of the Commodities Division in NY.

In 1991-1992, Mr. Seroussi was a member of the team that created the Yozma Program that initiated the Venture Capital industry in Israel.

He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Political science from the Hebrew University.