Elah has over 20 years' experience in the financial markets. She began her career as an analyst covering the pharmaceuticals industry and went on to found the IBI Research Department. She now serves as VP Business Development, in addition to her role as chairman of the group's discretionary asset management subsidiary, IBI Amban Investment Portfolio Management.
Elah founded 'Invest in Yourself' – an IBI investment advice forum for women. She is also chair of the board of IWN - Israel Women's Network, in addition to serving as a director at the CSR standards setting organization Maala, and the New Israel Fund.
Elah has a bachelor's degree in Life Sciences and a master's degree in business administration, physiology and pharmacology from the Tel Aviv University Sackler Faculty of Medicine.