Professor Shlomo Mor-Yosef

Professor Shlomo Mor-Yosef Professor Mor-Yosef was appointed in 2017 as Director General of the Population and Immigration Authority in Israel.

Prior to this, he was the Director-General of the Bituach Leumi (National Insurance Institute) – Israel's universal social security network that guarantees the obligation of the State to provide subsistence, welfare and a defense against want and hunger to all its residents.

Previously over a period of more than 30 years at Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem, Prof Mor-Yosef served in a number of capacities including senior physician in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and for the past 11 years as Director General of the Hospital. He is also Chairman of HadasIT, the publicly listed commercialisation and technology transfer company of Hadassah, and Chairman of the Board of the Israel National Institute for Health Policy and Health Services Research.

Prof Mor-Yosef has authored more than 100 scientific publications and has served on the faculty and boards of a number of universities and institutions.