Avi Deutsch is Co-founder and CEO of LAVAN, a global community of impact investors, social entrepreneurs, and Jewish professionals bringing together Jewish values and the power of business to repair our planet. He is the former Business Development Manager at Boundless Impact Investing, a market intelligence platform for impact investors. Prior to that, he spent a year at the Agahozo-Shalom Youth Village in Rwanda, working with at-risk, orphaned youth. He continues to be passionate about at-risk youth and currently serves on the Covenant Works Program Board assisting with career development.
Avi has worked as a research analyst on the Monetary Team at the Bank of Israel and served as a platoon commander and operations officer in the Armored Corps of the Israel Defense Forces, commanding soldiers in training and combat. He graduated with honors from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem with a B.A. in Philosophy, Political Science, and Economics.
Sparking Change: Innovation, Impact Investing and Social Enterprises