Ehud (Udi) Adiri Director General / Ministry of Energy
Ministry of Energy
Ehud Adiri was appointed for the Director General in the Ministry of Energy as of November 2017.
Adiri joined the Ministry of Energy after gaining extensive experience in the Budget Division of the Israeli Ministry of Finance, where he began his career in 2005 as a transportation referent.
During the years 2013 – 2017, Adiri served as Deputy Commissioner of Budgets.
During his work in the Ministry of Finance, Adiri worked to establish and conduct the budgets of governmental bodies operating in the areas of: Infrastructure, Transportation, Energy, Minerals, Water and Agriculture. Adiri led complex processes that included conducting through negotiations with government, private and public bodies, labor committees and foreign financial corporations and entities; initiated structural changes, reforms, and promoted national projects; was responsible for construction and monitoring of infrastructure companies development plans and professional management of multi-participant matrix processes.
Adiri is a graduate of Tel Aviv University in Economics and History, has an MA in Economics from Tel Aviv University (2010), and an MA in Public Administration from Harvard University (2013).
Adiri served in the military, both during his compulsory service and permanent service, as a combat soldier and commander in the Armored Corps. Mr. Adiri continues to serve in the reserves until today with the rank of Major.