Karnit Flug, Larry Summers also in the running for BoI governor

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 19, 2013 20:37

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has offered former US Treasury secretary Larry Summers the job of Bank of Israel governor, Reuters reported on Saturday.

Globes reported on Saturday that acting-BoI governor Karnit Flug is also in the running for the job.

The Turkel Committee responsible for vetting nominees to certain high positions has already approved three candidates - Mario Blejer, Zvi Eckstein and Victor Medina.

Netanyahu and Finance Minister Yair Lapid are expected to make their decision on Sunday.


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