The perfect banker who made the people loathe Bank Leumi
Rakefet Russak-Aminoach climbed the ladder nimbly, never putting a foot wrong - until this month. Her mistake could even reignite the social protests.
Rakefet Russak-Aminoach has always done everything right. Young and ambitious, she began 20 years ago as a minion of the CEO of Bank Leumi and climbed to the top of the Israeli banking world on sheer talent, ambition and drive. Her talents as a consummate banker were acknowledged far and wide. And this month, a thing happened.