With almost thirty-five years of history in some of Israel’s largest transactions, Mr. Avi Fischer is one of the most experienced and well-known figures in Israel’s business world.
Following the acquisition of Clal Industries by Access in July 2012, Mr. Fischer was nominated as Chairman of the Board and CEO of Clal Industries.
Mr. Fischer serves also as Chairman of Nesher Cement Enterprises, Chairman of Clal Biotechnology and Chairman of ClalTech. In addition, Mr. Fischer serves as a director on the Board of Golf & Co (TASE).
Prior to his involvement in Clal Industries, Mr. Fischer was a co-founder of Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co., one of Israel’s leading law firms.
Mr. Fischer is a Lieutenant Colonel (res.) in the armored corps of the IDF. Mr. Fischer earned his LLB from the Tel Aviv University and was a faculty member at the Tel Aviv University Law School from 1983 to 1989.
Mr. Fischer is involved in numerous philanthropic organizations. Among others, he serves as Chairman of “Matan – Investing in the Community”, President of “Adopt a Battalion”, member of the Board of Directors of The Israeli Democracy Institute, etc.