Daniel Furman (CEO) is the founder and Managing Director of Arba Finance Company Ltd. Prior to founding Arba in 1978, Daniel served as the Finance Manager of Aircraft Trading and Services Inc., an international company specializing in trading and leasing commercial aircraft. He was a Senior Consultant for National Consultants (Israel); a member of the Corporate Finance Department of Eurofinance in Paris; and an assistant to the Vice President of Corporate Planning of Israel Aircraft Industries Ltd.
Daniel is a director of GemmaCert Ltd, a manufacturer of testing and diagnostic equipment focused on the cannabis industry; of Los Furman SA, an agricultural enterprise in Argentina and of SARL Palais de la Promenade, a real estate company in France. Past directorships include The First International Bank of Israel (from 2004 to 2010 and from 2014 to 2020); Pricer AB, a Swedish public company (2006 to 2010).
Daniel holds a B.A.in Economics and Statistics from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and an M.B.A. from INSEAD.
Daniel is the Chairman of the Hebrew University’s Endowment Funds Committee. From 2011 to 2020 he was also a member of the Board of Managers. In June 2017 Daniel was conferred as an Honorary Fellow of the University.