H.E. Ms. Abeer Odeh is the Palestinian Minister of National Economy, she assumed her cabinet responsibilities in August 2015. In this capacity she also chairs the Palestinian Investment Promotion Agency (PIPA), Palestine Industrial estates and Free Zones Authority (PIEFZA), and Palestine Standards Institute (PSI). She has held number of senior management positions, private and donor agencies, as Chief Executive Officer for the Palestine Capital Markets Authority (PCMA), Chief Financial Analyst, Chief Controller, project director, and Chief Auditor.
Ms. Odeh has a broad range of experience in all aspects of financial and managerial control with over 20 years of experience in management, economics and finance, auditing, assessment of internal controls, project management, financial valuation and analyses, functional analysis, business process re-engineering, and software selection and evaluation.
Ms. Odeh holds an MBA from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, Chicago and a BA in Accounting from Birzeit University, Palestine, and a Certified Public Accountant, CPA, American Institute of CPA’s.