Olga Deutsch

Olga Deutsch is the Vice President at NGO Monitor, a Jerusalem based research institute which analyzes and reports on the output of the international NGO community. The organization was established with the objectives of producing and distributing critical analysis and reports on the activities of the international and local NGO networks, for the benefit of government policy makers, journalists, philanthropic organizations and the general public. Ms Deutsch regularly publishes opinion pieces and appears as a speaker on a variety of issues in Israel and internationally. Olga serves on the Advisory Board of the German Israel Women Association and is a member of the International Women Forum in Israel. Prior to joining NGO Monitor, Olga has held senior positions in the private sector in Europe and Israel focusing on strategic consulting and international business development in telco, high tech and manufacturing industry. Before moving to Israel in 2009, she served as the Chairperson of the European Union of Jewish Students, an umbrella organization for 34 national unions. Olga holds degrees in banking, insurance, and finance, and is fluent in Serbian, English, German and Hebrew.