Aluf Benn

Editor in Chief, Haaretz

Aluf Benn  an Israeli journalist, author and editor-in-chief of the liberal Israeli national daily Haaretz.

He began working for the paper Ha'Ir in 1986, and Hebraicized his surname Bomstein to Benn. In 1989, he moved to the newspaper Haaretz, where he served in various roles, including night editor, investigative reporter, head of the news division and wrote on security matters.

His articles have been published in a variety of international newspapers, including The New York TimesThe GuardianForeign Affairs and Newsweek.

Aluf holds an MBA degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, and a degree from Tel Aviv University.


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