(Globes (Tel Aviv) Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Jan. 30--Ehud Barak has been appointed to the board of directors of New York based credit manager CIFC Corp. (Nasdaq: CIFC). CIFC is a fundamentals-based, relative value credit manager with $14 billion under management, and which serves 200 institutional investors worldwide.
Barak, who served as IDF chief of staff and as the country 10th prime minister retired from politics last year after serving as minister of defense in the previous Benjamin Netanyahu government.
In praising Barak, a statement from CIFC said, "Mr. Barak is widely recognized as the most decorated soldier in the history of the IDF."
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