Daniel Taub is an Israel diplomat, author, and an international lawyer. Daniel Taub served as the Israel`s Ambassador to the UK for four years since 2011.
As an Ambassador he helped in doubling bilateral trade between Israel and the United Kingdom. More than 300 Israel businesses set up business ventures in the UK which have been an excellent boost to the economy of the two countries.
Taub was once a peace negotiator who advocated for peace between Israel and Palestine. He was also among the negotiators in the Israel-Syrian peace process. Daniel Taub was the head observer in the International Court of Justice concerning Israel security barrier. He served at Yad Hanadiv Foundation as the director in Jerusalem.
In his career course as a diplomat, he has worked in various diplomatic, political and legal positions in Israel. Daniel Taub has exceptional expertise in international law in which he focuses on laws of wars and counter-terrorism legislations. Daniel served in Israel`s` Ministry of Foreign Affairs as the VP legal Advisor. Read more: Daniel Taub | Wikipedia and Daniel Taub | About
He also served Israel missions to the UN in Geneva and New York. During Gaza flotilla incident Daniel represented Israel government before the UN investigators. He has played many other roles to help the Israel country.
Daniel Taub was appointed as an ambassador in 2016. Some objections were claiming that he was young for the post from the Foreign Ministry Union. Daniel was the second United Kingdom born to become Israel ambassador to the UK. He put more focus on technology and trade links during his tenure as an ambassador.
Taub launched the Bizcamp start-up competition handily with Google. The introduction that made him receive Grassroot Diplomat Initiative award. He made the bilateral trade between the two countries to increase to $ 8 billion.
Daniel Taub is well known for his humor as a public speaker and a lecturer. He has featured in various interviews on television including Newsnight, CNN, Sky News and even BBC Radio. Taub has been a professor at various institutions of learning.
As an author, he writes on Israel and the Middle East of which you can find his articles in The Times, The Guardian, the Huffington Post and The Daily Telegraph. He wrote and published a book Parasha Diplomat with intriguing insights.
Daniel Taub received the quality formal education. He went through University of Oxford, London and also Kennedy School of Government Harvard University. After his studies, he fled to Israel in 1989 and joined Israel Defence Force to work as a combat medic.