Ambassadorship is a very noble job. This is because it comes with a lot sacrifices. The biggest sacrifice being to move from your country. This noble course can only be handled by a few people. A majority of people are not open minded enough to adjust to new culture, education system, eating habits just to mention a few.
Daniel Taub is one of the individuals who pursued this path and came out as successful. Taub was born in 1962 in Great Britain. He studied in the most prestigious institutions in the state. This include; Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government, University College in London and University College in Oxford.
Daniel Taub moved to Israel in 1989. Since then he has served the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) in various positions. He has served at their lower international division as their reserve officer an as a combat medic. Taub began to work at Israelis foreign department in 1991 and has help many diplomatic and legal posts.
From 2011 he served as Israelis ambassador to London. When he went to submit his documents to the queen as the ambassador, she asked him how representing a country he had hardly lived for 30 years would feel. This was based on the fact that he had to give up his Britain Citizenship.
Taub said he was glad for the opportunity to bring up his kids in their historic land. He also said that it was a chance to show appreciation to the two countries. This was through bringing the two states close to each other.
After four years, during his farewell party, he was happy to confirm that his mission was accomplished. He two countries relationship had tremendously improved. It is clearly visible through the culture, education and lifestyle exchange between the two countries.
The relationship between the two states have improved their trade as well. The annual value of the bilateral trade is approximately $7million.More than 300 Israel businesses have been set up in the United State.
This means more revenue to both countries. To the United States, it also means improved living standards for their people as a result of employment. This has only been facilitated by the diplomatic relations between the two states. Thanks to Daniel Taub.
Daniel Taub has been a powerful leader and has handled his duties perfectly. During his farewell, the department are sad to see him leave. His replacement is yet to be found.
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