The Life, Diplomatic, and Media Career of Daniel Taub
Born in the U.K., Daniel Taub was appointed Israeli ambassador in 2011. As a piece negotiator, accompanied by his Palestine counterpart, he once traveled to Northern Ireland to learn from the situation there. Learn more about Daniel Taub: http://askreporter.com/2017/09/religion-should-have-a-place-at-the-negotiating-table-says-israeli-negotiator-daniel-taub/
During Ambassador Daniel Taub’s tenure, trade between the U.K. and Israel doubled. Additionally, cultural, business and academic links between Israel and the U.K. deepened.
Sajid Javid, the British Secretary of State for Skills, Business, and Innovation announced that trade between Israel and the U.K. had entered a “golden era.” More than 300 Israeli businesses have successfully established operations in the U.K. The Israel-Britain Chamber of Commerce announced that the yearly bilateral trade is more than $5.5 billion.
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Daniel Taub is an international lawyer, Israeli diplomat, and writer. Between 2011 and 2015, Daniel Taub worked as an Israel Ambassador to the U.K. Born and raised in the U.K., Mr. Taub studied at Harvard University and Oxford before moving to Israel in 1989.
In Israel, Taub worked with the Israel Defense Forces as a combat medic and later as a reserve officer. Taub also worked as President Chaim Herzog’s speechwriter before joining the Foreign Ministry of Israel in 1991.
Mr. Taub has held numerous political, legal, and diplomatic posts. He is an international law expert specializing in war laws and counter-terrorism.
During the peace process between Israel and Palestine, Daniel was very much involved. Additionally, he actively took part in the negotiations between Israel and Syria. In 2011, he was appointed Court of St. James’s Ambassador. Read more: Daniel Taub | Wikipedia and Daniel Taub | Crunchbase
He is a public speaker and a lecturer well-known for his humor. Taub has been widely interviewed on TV, including Sky News, Newsnight, CNN, and Hardtalk. He lectures in policy institutions and universities in Israel and abroad.
Having grown up in the United Kingdom, Taub has built a strong relationship with the country’s Jewish community. Besides acting as an Ambassador to the U.K., Taub became the first Israel Ambassador to London-based International Maritime Organization.
From time to time, Taub writes on the Middle East and Israel. His articles have appeared in the Daily Telegraph, The Guardian, the Huffington Post, and The Times.