Elli Malki



My Current Activities:


  • I am an economist and I specialize in economic and financial management of nonprofits.
  • I am the CFO of Keren Or - a center for blind children and adults with multiple disabilities (http://www.keren-or.org/)
  • I assist nonprofit directors and CFOs to create a clear and transparent financial management system.
  • I assist nonprofits to prepare budgets for funders and donors, and to create procedures and tools for efficient reporting.     
  • I assist social entrepreneurs to create viable business models that combine social and economic goals.
  • I am authorized by the Israeli government as a consultant for small and medium sized businesses.
  • I teach in the MA program for Nonprofit Management and Leadership at the Rothberg International School of the Hebrew University
  • I teach in the Schwartz MA program for Nonprofits Management  at the Hebrew University. 
  • I teach in the MBA program for Social Leadership at Ben Gurion University. 
  • I am a partner and the editor of two Israeli financial website – www.inbest.co.il and www.ksafim.org.il 
  • I am an author of a book on nonprofits management - Mesuring the Things that Count.

 My Goals:

  •  To create financial clarity.
  • To develop and implement economic goals in accordance with the social goals of the organization.
  • To provide simple and applicable tools for managerial decision making.

 My Previous Experience:


  • CFO at Keren-Or - Center for Blind Children with Multiple Disabilities. 2012 - the present. 
  • Deputy director and CFO at the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (AJJDC) in the Former Soviet Union (FSU).  1998 – 2008.
  • Founder and CEO at AJJDC Real Estate Company (AREC), a subsidiary of AJJDC  that manages its community centers in the FSU. 2005 – 2008.
  • Manager of business development at Hadasit Medical Research and Development Ltd., a subsidiary of Hadassah Medical Organization. 1994 - 1998.

My Academic Courses (in English):

I also published several articles on nonprofits management:


Malki E., SSRN, 2008.
Malki E., SSRN, 2008.
Malki E., SSRN, 2008.
Malki E., SSRN, 2010.


Brown M. & Malki E., SSRN, 2011.

Malki E (2014). Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Taxation, 1(1): 002-007.

Malki E., SSRN, 2016.
Elli Malki