President and Chief Executive Officer of Bank Leumi USA
Mr. Mendelson was appointed as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Bank Leumi USA in September 2013. Mr. Mendelson has been with the Leumi Group for six years, during which time he has served as the Head of the Group’s Strategy and International Operations and as the Group CEO’s Chief of Staff. Additionally, he has served on Bank Leumi USA’s Board for the past year and a half. Prior to joining Leumi, Mr. Mendelson was a Business Analyst and Senior Associate with McKinsey & Company in London. He received his B.A. in Economics and International Relations from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and his MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.Additionally, Avner serves as a member of the Northeast Regional Board of American Friends of The Hebrew University.