Daniel Taub: Lawyer with many Roles


He was born in London and in 1989 moved to Israeli. Daniel Taub attended the University College in London and Kennedy School of Government and finally the University College in Oxford.

He served as a reserve officer in their international law branch and as Israeli Defense Forces as a Combat Medic. In 1991 he started to work for Israeli foreign ministry and has held various diplomatic and legal positions. He became Israeli Ambassador to the United Kingdom from 2011 to 2015.

He is presently the Director of planning and strategy of the Yad Hanadly Foundation.

Danie Taub, an international lawyer and Israeli diplomat has written lengthily on Israel and the Middle East. He has had articles in The Daily Telegraph and the Huffington Post, Guardian, and Times, to name a few. Read more: Daniel Taub | LinkedIn and Daniel Taub | Crunchbase

He wrote, a book of insights on each of the biblical weekly sections titled Parasha Diplomatit. His evaluation or analyses on each of the Torah sections include a political perspective, humor, and more

As an author, he writes and lectures extensively on topics such as negotiation and international law. He was once a speechwriter for Israeli President Chaim Herzog

Mr. Taub is a hardworking and a dedicated inventor and chief scriptwriter of a well-known Israeli drama series HeChatzer. The drama series is aimed at breaking down stereotypes of religious and secular and divisions in Israeli society. He became involved in diplomacy when he moved to Israel. He worked as an intellectual property lawyer at the beginning of tech revolution era.

Mr. Taub became interested and joined the Israeli foreign ministry after the Madrid Peace conference which suggested there could be a chance to negotiate peace with Israel’s neighbors. He wanted to be a part of it using his knowledge and skill as a lawyer who studied international law and negotiation theory. Learn more about Daniel Taub: http://דניאלטאוב.co.il/wp-admin and http://israblog.nana10.co.il/blogread.asp?blog=864881

Mr. Taub typical day as an Israeli’s Ambassador to the UK involves vast areas of key activities which includes the academic corporation, political dialogue, security and intelligence sharing, the Jewish community and other faith communities. They also evaluate areas that have not been reached in the community and reach out to them.

His curiosity and genuine interest in people makes him a productive and successful diplomat. He believes that people appreciate it when you are passionate about what they passionate about.

Mr. Daniel Taub is a hardworking and committed multi-tasker who works as lawyer, speech and television writer and has worked with presidents and prime ministers. He never planned any of this role ahead of time and that has enriched his life as a result.

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Ambassador Daniel Taub Lauded For Bettering Israel-UK Bilateral Trade


Daniel Taub is an Israeli diplomat with a proven track record. He is also an international lawyer and a writer. Taub was born in the United Kingdom in 1962.

He served as the ambassador of Israel in the United Kingdom from 2011 to 2015. Currently, he is the director of strategy and planning at the Yad Hanadiv Foundation based in Jerusalem.

During his four year tenure as the Israeli ambassador in the United Kingdom, trade between Israel and the U.K doubled. A statement released by Israeli embassy detailed how the ambassador has grown the relationship between the two countries especially in business, cultural and academic linkages.

At the same time Sajid Javid, the British Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills stated that during Daniel Taub regime as the emabssodor, the two nations have entered a golden era.

From 2011 to 2015, over 300 Israeli businesses have been established in the U.K. the Israeli-Britain Chamber of Commerce also revealed that the annual bilateral trade is over $5.5 billion. However, Sajid Javid puts the figure at $7 billion. Learn more about Igor Cornelsen:  http://www.daniel-taub.co.il/ and http://www.everipedia.com/editor/dtaub/

Taub is also known to have travelled to several counties on peace arbitration issues. He once visited North Ireland on a similar issue. Speaking in an interview in 2012, Daniel Taub explained his role in the fight to end Israeli discrimination in the United Kingdom.

Long before Britain student unions voted to adopt a boycott of Israel, Taub was already worried about the situation of Israeli students. He warned administrators against discriminating Israelis arguing that they should be given a chance to express themselves without fear of intimidation.

When Bradford City Representative declared the city an Israel-free-zone, Daniel Taub visited the city in show of solidarity to the Israelis.

About Daniel Taub

Daniel Taub attended the University College in London, University College in Oxford and Harvard University’s Kennedy Scholl of Government. He moved to Israel in 1989, and started working in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) as a combat medic.

He also served as a reserve officer in their IDF’s international law division. He joined the Israel Foreign Affairs Ministry in 1991 where he held several diplomatic positions before he was appointed the ambassador in the U.K.

During his career as a diplomat, Daniel Taub has been involved in several peace keeping missions including Israeli-Palestine, Israel-Syria, Israel’s security barrier. As an ambassador, he focused on cross-cultural and interfaith activities. He has received several awards including the prestigious Grassroot Diplomat Initiative Award for his efforts in developing business and trade.