Daniel Taub’s origins are from the United Kingdom where he was born in 1962. After finishing his high school education, he went to the University College in Oxford, University College in London, and after that the Harvard University. Mr. Taub later relocated to Israel in 1989 where he worked in various positions.
He first served in the Israel Defence Forces IDF as a combat medic and then worked under the IDF‘s international law division as a reserve officer. Again, Mr. Taub worked with President Chaim Herzog as a speechwriter before joining Israeli foreign ministry in 1991.
Daniel Taub’s’ Diplomat Position in Britain
Furthermore, Daniel Taub held many positions in many legal and diplomatic posts. He became the Israeli ambassador to the United Kingdom from 2011 to 2015. What’s more, Mr. Taub met the queen in 2011 and presented his credentials that declared he was the appointed ambassador of State of Israel to the court of St. James. Learn more about Daniel Taub: https://www.jnf.co.uk/2015/07/jnf-uk-bids-farewell-ambassador-daniel-taub/ and http://www.alondon.net/index.php?action=art&id=7198&lang=he_IL
What struck about the diplomat during his visit to the queen was his outfit which declared a statement to any given individual. He wore the morning tailcoat, striped trousers, and mirror-shined black shoes complimented with a Kippah which expressed his background of an Orthodox Jew.
Again, Mr. Taub had given up his citizenship as a Briton when he immigrated to Israel 30 years earlier.
Moreover, apart from Mr. Taub holding the Israeli diplomat position, he is also an international lawyer and writer who has written extensively about the Middle East. He has written articles that include The Times, The Daily Telegraph, and The Guardian among others. Read more: Daniel Taub | LinkedIn and Daniel Taub | Wikipedia
Also, his writing works incorporated a sense of humour and a political perspective purposely to break stereotypes in the secular and religious divisions in the Israeli community. Daniel Taub is a lecturer as well and educates in the area of international law and negotiation theory.
During his tenure as the Israeli diplomat, Daniel Taub helped to maintain good relations between the Jewish community and the United Kingdom. He was there to intervene during the crisis by presenting Israel’s case to the government and the Britain media which is very powerful as it has world coverage.
Mr. Taub advocates for Israel’s needs for robust security systems as a protection from its environs which is as a result of the Middle East crisis. In addition, during his service as the Israeli ambassador, he could be attributed as an important bridge tool between the two countries including the Jewish community in Britain as he was an exceptional leader.