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Maj. Gen. (res.) Herzle Bodinger
Chairman of the Board

   
 

Herzle Bodinger joined the Israel Air Force in 1961, rising through the ranks as a fighter pilot, squadron leader, flight instructor, and base commander. He flew 451 combat sorties over enemy territory since 1963, including during the Six Day War (1967), War of Attrition (1969-1971), Yom Kippur War (1973), and the Peace for Galilee Operation (1982). He has two confirmed kills of enemy aircraft in air combat.

Promoted to the rank of Brigadier General in 1984, he served as head of the IAF Operations Division, as IAF Chief of Staff and Deputy to the IAF Commander, and finally as Military Deputy to the Ministry of Defense Comptroller. In 1992, he was promoted to the rank of Major General and appointed as the 12th Commander of the Israel Air Force.

Upon retirement in 1996, Bodinger joined the high-tech company of Rada Electronic Industries, Ltd. and today serves as President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board.

Major General Bodinger holds a bachelor's degree in Economics and Business Administration from Bar-Ilan University, and studied in the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School. He is married to Urith and they have four children.

 

   
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
  Maj. Gen. (res.) Herzle Bodinger
 

Chairman of the Board

  Col. (res.) Dr. Guy Aviram
 

Member of the Board

  Brig. Gen. (res.) Effie Eitam
 

Member of the Board

  Brig. Gen. (res.) Eytan Eshel
 

Member of the Board

  Arieh Herzog
 

Member of the Board

  Col. (res.) Alik Hermetz
 

Member of the Board

  Brig. Gen. (res.) Eitan Yariv
 

Member of the Board

  Alon Kahana
 

Member of the Board

  Boaz Levy
 

Member of the Board

  Dr. Azriel Lorber
 

Member of the Board

  Col. (res.) Shlomi Sudri
 

Member of the Board

  Brig. Gen. (res.) Arieh Fishbein
 

Member of the Board

  Dr. Dan Peretz
 

Member of the Board

  Uzi Rubin
 

Member of the Board

  Brig. Gen. (res.) Gilad Ramot
 

Member of the Board

  Brig. Gen. (res.) Shachar Shohat
 

Member of the Board

  Avi Schnurr
 

Executive Director

 

BOARD OF ADVISORS
  Ariel Freiberg
 

Legal Adviser

  Ambassador Dore Gold
 

Member of the Advisory Board

  Ambassador David Ivry
 

Member of the Advisory Board

  Dr. Yuval Steinitz
 

Member of the Advisory Board

 

 
 
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