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Daniel Taub; The Israeli Ambassador Who Performed His Role Effortlessly

During Daniel Taub reign as the Israeli United Kingdom ambassador, trade between the two countries augmented. According to a statement released by the Israeli Embassy, ever since Mr. Taub took over the post-Israel-UK trade links have doubled, and there has been a vital deepening of academic, cultural and business connection between the two nations. Read more: Daniel Taub | Wikipedia

Sajid Javid, a British Secretary of State for Business, Innovation, and Skills clarified during the British Israeli Business Awards those overall trading transactions of the two nations has entered a ‘golden era.’

More than 300 Israeli businesses began operations in the U.K, and annual bilateral trade was totaling to $5.5 billion.

Mr. Taub is British born and assumed the position of an Israeli ambassador back in 2011. Since he was a peace negotiator, he moved to Northern Ireland to learn more about the situation there in the company if his Palestinian equivalent,

Prior to the adoption of a boycott of Israel that was voted by Britain’s most prominent student union, Daniel expressed during an interview with the Jewish Chronicle back in 2012 of his concerns regarding the atmosphere in specific colleges.

Furthermore, he warned all administrators to ensure all views both in favor and against was articulated freely without free or intimidation. Later in 2014, Mr. Taub paid a visit to Bradford after its member of parliament; George Galloway had declared the area an ‘Israel-free zone.’

About Daniel Taub

Daniel Taub hailed from the Great Britain born in 1962. Daniel pursued his education at three prominent universities including the Oxford University College and the Harvard University Kennedy School of Government.

In 1989, Mr. Taub relocated to Israel and served as a Combat Medic as well as a reserve officer in the Israel Defence Forces (IDF). In 1991, Mr. Taub was hired by Israeli’s foreign affairs ministry and was involved in several diplomatic and legalpositions.

He was then elected the Israeli Ambassador to the United Kingdom in 2011, and he served the post until 2015. Presently, Daniel Taub is working as the planning and strategy director at Yad Hanadiv Foundation. Additionally, Mr. Taub is a lecturer and an eloquent public speaker famous for his sense of humor.

He has been featured in several media outlets including CNN, Sky News, Hardtalk, Newsnight and the BBC Radio 4’s Today show. He remains the first ever Israeli Ambassador to be interviewed by the BBC Persian service.

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