Mr. Raphael Ohana is the Founder of Alma Europe and the Managing Director. He has more than 26 years of experience in the banking and investment industry.
He was born in France in 1971. After finishing High School in Paris, he moved to Israel and studied Financial Accountant at the Jerusalem College of Technology followed by BA courses in Economics and Business Management at the Open University of Tel Aviv.
Since 2002 He is a holder of the ISA (Israeli Securities Authority) Financial Advisor License.
In 1995 he joined Bank Hapoalim B.M., one of Israel‘s largest banks. Until 2005 he held several positions as Credit Officer, Financial Advisor, Head of Private Banking department in several Branches and departments of the Bank.
In 2005 he joined BHI (Bank Hapoalim International), a private banking Bank in Luxembourg as Head of Europe & Israel Desk, and was appointed as Head of Private Banking in 2010 and Deputy Manager of the Bank in 2012.
In 2016 after leaving the Bank he established his own Family Office and Mortgage Loan Brokerage company in Tel Aviv for UHNW Qualified Israeli Clients.
In order to better serve the network that he developed over the years in Europe, he established “Alma Europe Ltd” in 2019. The Company is regulated by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) since 31/1/2022