Michael Federmann has served as Chairman of Elbit Systems since 2000. "He has held managerial positions in the Federmann Group since 1969, and since 2002 he has served as chairman and CEO of Federmann Enterprises Ltd. (FEL). Currently, he also serves as chairman of the board of directors of Dan Hotels Corp. Ltd. (Dan Hotels). Mr. Federmann is chairman of the board of governors of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem (the Hebrew University). He serves as the president of the Israel-Germany Chamber of Industry and Commerce. Mr. Federmann holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and political science from the Hebrew University." 
- Board of Governors, Jerusalem Foundation
Resources and articles
- Directors, Elbit Systems, accessed May 13, 2010.