Yona Goshen - Gottstein

Yona Goshen - Gottstein


"Deal maker who is accustomed to instruments and derivatives transactions - really excellent" 
(Chambers Global) 

Partner and Head of the Finance and Banking Department, Yona Goshen-Gottstein brings clients vast and practical banking and finance experience that she accumulated in senior positions at several Israeli banks and financial institutions. Before joining Agmon in 2009, Yona served as the Chief Legal Counsel and Deputy CEO at FIBI, Head of Central Services Division, Chief Risk Officer and Deputy CEO at U-Bank Ltd, and she also headed the legal department at the Bank of Jerusalem, playing an integral role in the establishment of the bank’s new commercial infrastructure.

Yona has extensive experience in constructing complex transactions of all kinds, negotiating finance agreements and arrangements and dealing with complex financial instruments, with a unique expertise in derivatives and ISDA agreements. She is also very experienced in investment management and advice and Anti Money Laundering, and has been extensively involved in constructing newly-formed financial instruments and investment vehicles.

Yona has represented numerous businesses, corporations, and government entities before the Bank of Israel and the Israel Securities Authority.

Her clients include major national and international banks and holding companies, governmental institutions, public and privately-held corporations, and domestic and foreign investors.