Yehoshua (Shuki) Oren /
Economics Policy Program Fellow
Shuki Oren is CEO of the Kardan NV real estate company. Oren previously worked in the Banking Supervision Department at the Bank of Israel, and the Accountant General’s Department in the Finance Ministry, initially in the External Debt Management Department and later as Manager of the Foreign Currency Department. As of 1989, Oren served as Deputy Accountant General and was the supervisor of budget implementation in the Ministries of Industry, Labor and Trade, Agriculture, Energy, Science, and Tourism. He also managed implementation of the kibbutz debt arrangement, the Gal Law, and the Koor arrangement. Oren later served in senior management positions at U-Bank, and in 2001-2002 served as Deputy CEO of the bank. He later moved to the Bank Leumi group and managed Bank Leumi Switzerland. Between 2007 and 2011 he served as Accountant General in the Finance Ministry. He holds a B.A. in Economics and an M.A. in Business Administration from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.