Incoming Mazkal / Secretary General (July 2021)
In May 2021, the World Council of World Bnei Akiva decided to appoint Ohad Tal as its new Mazkal, starting July 2021.
Ohad is a resident of Efrat, married to Tamar, and a father of four sons. He holds a bachelor's degree in Education Systems Management from Bar Ilan University and a master's degree in Administration and Public Policy from the Hebrew University.
He began his career in training and management of educational projects at the Western Wall Heritage Foundation and was the director of the project to save the remains of the Temple Mount on behalf of Elad.
Tal and his family also served as Shlichim in the Netherlands on behalf of World Bnei Akiva and the Jewish Agency.
For the past five years, he has served as the Vice President of the Mizrachi World Movement and has led groundbreaking moves to renew the movement and rebuild it all over the world.