Ambassador Daniel Taub can be personally thanked for improving Israel’s economic situation by increasing trade with nations such as the U.K. He was Israel’s ambassador to the U.K. for four years between 2011 and 2015. During this time, Ambassador Daniel Taub increased international trade between the two nations from $4 billion to $8 billion and enabled more than 300 Israeli businesses to begin operations in the United Kingdom. His reign as Ambassador led to drastic improvements with respect to Israel’s educational, cultural and bilateral business transactions. Danial Taub made sure to learn from every situation and even traveled to Ireland during times of unrest to learn and observe the techniques and methods used by peacekeepers to settle situations. Daniel was a negotiator between Israel and Palestine and learned from his experience in Ireland to become a better peace negotiator.
Daniel Taub has been involved with the Israeli government and its armed forces since he was 27 years old. He began as a combat medic in 1989, and a few years later joined the Israeli Foreign Ministry where he was quickly promoted to Principle Advisor to Israel’s Foreign Ministry. Daniel Taub has over thirty years of experience in law, negotiating and foreign affairs. Daniel earned his bachelors degree from the Chancery Lane School of law, then received his masters in law from University College, London and finally his Masters in Public Policy from Harvard University in 2002. His vast knowledge, experience and educational background helped him become one of the most successful and reputable Ambassador’s in Israel’s history. He had the honor of meeting Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth and continues to support Israel’s peace efforts.
As Ambassador, Daniel managed to negotiate contracts with large corporations such as, Google and Facebook and emphasized interfaith cooperation and organized activities and events that jointly celebrated all faiths. His methods were unconventional, but received great praise and support. Daniel believed that faith should not be a means for war and all religions can be celebrated together cooperatively without conflict or tension. Learn more:
Daniel Taub is currently the director of strategy and planning at Yad Hanadiv Foundation in Jerusalem, Israel. Yad Hanadiv was founded in 1958 by Dorothy de Rothschild in memory of her late husbands father Baron Edmond James de Rothschild. Yad Hanadiv means the Rothschild Foundation in Hebrew. It is the charitable Rothschild foundation that helps fund, support and improve several of Israel’s advancement efforts such as, educational and environmental advancement as well as academic excellence, civil projects and Arab community relations.