Prof. Orly Sade was appointed by the Minister of Finance Yuval Steinitz on May 14, 2012.
Prof. Orly Sade is a senior faculty member with tenure at the Department of Finance, School of Business Administration, Hebrew University of Jerusalem. She is a member of the advisory board of the Ministry of Finance’s capital market division. She has been a visiting Associate Professor at leading world universities (NYU, IE and NES) and has received letters of recognition for excellent teaching. Her research has been published in leading international academic journals and has been presented at leading academic conferences. Prof. Sade served as director of the BA program at The Hebrew University and received the Abe Gray awards from the President of the Hebrew University. She has been awarded several research grants including from the Israel Science Foundation.
Prof. Sade was a member of the Ministry of Finance committee which selected a company which cites non trade-able assets and served as a member of the investment committee for the "Hadassah" pension fund (part of the pension reform), the pension fund for Hebrew University employees, the welfare fund for Hebrew University employees, the investment committee responsible for investing funds of the academic staff union of Hebrew University, and “responsibility” mutual funds. She served as a member of the board of directors of the Hebrew University pension fund and as an outside director at Sigma Mutual Funds. She advised financial institutions and companies in the fields of finance, debt offerings and tenders. She worked in the banking sector and the Banking Supervision Department of the Bank of Israel.
She has a Bachelor's degree in Economics and Management from Tel Aviv University, a Master's degree in Business Administration from Tel Aviv University and PhD in Business Administration-Finance from University of Utah.