Daniel Taub, the famous ambassador of Israel in the United Kingdom, is expected to resign this year after doubling the UK and Israel trade. That was announced by the Israel Embassy in the United Kingdom on Friday. Learn more about Daniel Taub: http://דניאלטאוב.co.il/wp-admin
During his reign, the great ambassador led to doubling of the UK-Israel trade as well as deepening the business, cultural and educational links between these two great countries.
During the British Israel Business Awards early this month, the British secretary of state for business, innovation, and skills, Sajid Javid revealed to the audience that trade between the two countries had entered “golden era.”
Daniel Taub also stated that Israel businesses exceeding 300 have already been set up in the United Kingdom. According to British chamber of commerce, the annual bilateral trade is said to be over $5.5 billion, and Sajid has already put that figure close to $7 billion.
Daniel Taub, born in the UK, became the Israel- UK ambassador in the year 2011. He was a peace negotiator and had traveled to Northern Ireland accompanied by his Palestinian counterpart to learn from the prevailing situation there. Read more:Daniel Taub | LinkedIn
Some years before the Britain largest student union voted to adopt a boycott of the Israel, Taub had stated that he was worried about the atmosphere prevailing in some colleges and campuses.
He mentioned this while the Jewish Chronicle was interviewing him. He had also advised that every view can be expressed without any fear of any intimidation. Later, he defiantly visited Bradford, even after George Galloway, the parliamentary city representative had declared that area an Israel free-zone.
About Daniel Taub
Ambassador Daniel was born in 1962 in the Great Britain. He went to the University College of Oxford, Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government as well as the University College in London.
In 1989, Daniel Taub moved to Israel where he served the Israel Defense Forces working as a combat medic. At the same time, Taub served as a reserve officer in the international law division. He also worked as a speechwriter to the then president Chaim Herzog before joining the foreign ministry.
In 1991, Daniel Taub started working for the Israel foreign ministry where he held various legal and diplomatic positions. From 2011 to 2015, the accomplished diplomat served as the Israel ambassador to the United Kingdom. Currently, Taub is known to be the director of the strategy and planning of Yad Hanadiv foundation.