Bareket Knafo
Counsellor, Head of the Economic Trade Mission to Ukraine and Romania

Starting August 2018, the Economic and Trade Mission to Ukraine is led by Ms. Bareket Knafo, The Economic Counselor. Ms. Knafo has an extensive international economic experience in various geographical areas: as the manager of the Latin America Desk, a special project manager in America and the Middle East and as the manager of the Economic and Trade mission to Canada.

Prior to her work at the Foreign Trade Administration, Ms. Knafo clerked for the Israeli Supreme Court, served as a commercial litigator at leading Tel Aviv law firms and graduated from the Civil Service Cadet Program at the Israeli Prime Minister Office, aimed at training and building an elite management cadre, that will catalyze tangible changes in Israel’s civil service.
Ms. Knafo holds a Master in Law from Harvard Law School (as a Shapiro Scholar), another Master in Public Policy from the Hebrew University and an L.L.B from Tel Aviv University.