Daniel Taub the current Yad Hanadiv foundation Director of strategy and planning is an international Attorney and an Israel diplomat. In his political career, Taub served in several ambassadorial, political and legal capacities. As an expert in international regulations, he has extensive knowledge of the laws of war.
Daniel Taub worked for Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs as the principal deputy legal advisor to the Geneva and New York United Nations. As a member of Israel’s negotiation team, Daniel intervened in the Israeli-Palestinian peace development. He represented Israel during the Gaza flotilla incident and spearheaded the formation of Israel’s Red Cross society.
Nominated as UK Ambassador to St. James court in 20111, Daniel Taub placed a firm emphasis on technology and trade links. In conjunction with Google, Taub introduced the Bizcamp start-up competition. Between 2011- 2013, the UK and Israel joint trade earnings increased to $8billion as a result of the collaboration. Due to his contribution in trade development, Daniel Taub was voted for the Grassroots Diplomat Initiative Award.
Besides serving as an ambassador in the UK, he worked as the International Maritime Organization first Israel’s Ambassador from 2013 – 2015. Taub is a lecturer, public speaker, and a British writer. He has a wide knowledge as a tutor in international law and negotiation theory. As author Daniel has written widely about the Middle East and Israel. Most of his articles are on the Guardian, the Times, Huffington post as well as the Daily Telegraph. Parasha Diplomatic is one of his books. He is the scriptwriter founder of the famous Israel drama series. Daniel Taub served as the Chaim Herzog speechwriter.
Daniel Taub is a British diplomat born in 1962 and an Orthodox Jew. He graduated from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government, at University College in Oxford, and University College in London. Since 1989, the diplomat worked in international law division of the Israel Defense Force, as a reserve major and combat doctor.
Yad Hanadiv Foundation
Daniel Taub the former UK Ambassador is employed by the Foundation to head the strategy and planning division. The Organization proudly announces the enrolment of Taub, the Israel diplomat, and previous Uk ambassador as a move to growth and new openings. He will be expected to strategically lead the Foundation in the development of new ideas and relationship expansions. His past legal and diplomatic roles set him as the best candidate for this position. Daniel is a renowned valued diplomat and a lawyer. Learn more: http://www.hampsteadshul.org.uk/event/isaiah-berlin-lecture-2017-daniel-taub/