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We believe passion is essential to what we do and who we are. 

The OR Movement team genuinely cares about the future of Israel and believes that everyone can fulfill a role in creating a better Israel. We will continue to build an organization that inspires people to do great things together for now and for the future generation.


Roni Flamer

CEO & Co-Founder

I love this people and this country, and firmly believe that the way to make people happy is to make Israel into a secure and prosperous country, of the best in the world, through efforts from the whole population, including the Negev and Galilee.

Ofir Fisher

Executive Vice President & Co-Founder

I believe that the future of Israel lies in the Negev and the Galilee. Together with my friends, I decided to dedicate my life to the development of these areas, and thus contribute the most vital contribution to the sustainable growth of the State of Israel in the coming decades.

Ori Rett

Policy Coordinator

This is a meaningful and important mission, the Negev and Galilee has so much potential – and if I can bring it to life, then I want to!

Elior Bar

Chief Strategic Officer

It’s exciting to build the strategy that will ensure a sustainable future for Israel.

Yair Sherf

Director of Community Development

I’m grateful for the opportunity to be a part of the design and creation of the future of the State of Israel.

Aviva Botbul


I love to wake up to assignments for my country, to fulfil its dream and vision.

Rafi Barzilai

Marketing Director

I passionately believe that the Negev and Galilee are genuine and fertile ground for innovation, entrepreneurship, and quality of life.

Liann Tartakovsky

Visitors Center Manager

I’m proud to be part of an organization that envisions and shapes the future of the State of Israel.

World Leadership Council

Our World Leadership Council is made up of visionary leaders and partners who provide expert counselling and advice to the OR Movement leadership. Council members receive weekly and quarterly reports on OR Movement progress. Our World Leadership Council is growing and is a valuable pillar of support in every step we take.


Martin Abramson



Harry Bloomfield



Scott Book

New Jersey


Gary Debode
Archie Gottesman

New Jersey


Samuel Delug



Wendy Fisher

New York


Martin Franklin



Ishaia Gol

New York


Jeremy Halpern

New Jersey


Victoria Hearst



David Morris



Edmond Safra

New Jersey


Raya Strauss Ben-Dror



Jeff Swartz



Drorit Wertheim



Robert Wiener

New York

Israel Advisory Board​

The OR Movement Israel Advisory Board consists of outstanding leaders of thought in their fields, leaders who contribute their time and experience in leading the OR Movement to realize its vision and meet its goals.

Members of the board meet several times a year in order to receive regular reports on the ground, and to guide the development of the organization to meeting its goals and objectives.

Ilan Cohen, Chair

Executive Chairman and Partner, Insuline Medical

Erez Meltzer

Executive Vice Chairman and CEO, Gadot Chemicals & Shipping Group

Eran Shalev

Managing Partner, KPMG - Somekh Chaikin

Alon Badihi

Executive Director, Jewish National Fund USA in Israel

Martin Abramson

Chairman of Brennan Atkinson International, Ltd.

Reuven Adler

Chairman of Adler, Chomsky & Warshavsky Advertising

Moshe Balter

Senior Partner Balter, Guth, Aloni & Co. Law Offices

Prof. Rivka Carmi

President Ben Gurion University of the Negev

Tali Glantz

Honorary Consul of the Bahamas

Amir Halevy

Senior Partner, GKH – Gross Kleinhendler, Hodak, Halevy, Greenberg & Co.

Gad Somekh

Chairman and Managing Partner, KPMG - Somekh Chaikin

Drorit Wertheim

Businesswoman and Philanthropist