PIF was established as a public shareholding company, owned by the Palestinian people. It is financially and administratively independent and is governed by an independent General Assembly and Board of Directors.
PIF manages a strategic investment program in a number of vital sectors directly or through a number of fully owned subsidiaries. PIF aims at fostering economic development. PIF is professionally managed based on the principles of transparency, accountability and good governance. PIF is considered a role model in good governance.