GOVERNANCE / Zafrir Asaf

Zafrir Asaf

Director Emerging Markets and Development Finance Department, Israel Ministry of Economy and Industry
 

Mr. Zafrir Asaf is the Director of Emerging Markets and Development Finance Department at Israel’s Ministry of Economy and Industry since 2016. In this capacity he leads the Ministry’s development finance strategy and identifies trends in developing countries that can be opportunities for the Israeli private sector. Zafrir was Head of Israel’s Economic & Trade Mission in Vietnam. He had led a team of professionals which conducted a wide array of business development activities in order to promote trade and economic cooperation between the two countries.
He holds a bachelor degree in International Relations and Latin American Studies as w        ell as a MBA degree of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.