The Ambassador

H.E. Yossef Levy

  •   Ambassador of the State of Israel to the Republic of Serbia & non-resident Ambassador to Montenegro
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    Shalom and welcome to the website of the Embassy of Israel in Belgrade!

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  • Curriculum Vitae

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    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Israel

    10/10/2010     Appointed Ambassador to Belgrade on 10.10.2010.

    2008-2011      Spokesperson of the Israeli Foreign Ministry for Israeli Media

    2004-2008      Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Israel in Warsaw

    2002-2004      Head of Department for Cultural and Scientific Cooperation

    2001-2002      Head of Public Diplomacy Section, Israeli Consulate in Berlin

    1999-2001      Charge d’Affaires and Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Israel in Belgrade

    1998-1999      Political Counselor, Embassy of Israel in Bonn, 1998-1999

    1995-1998      Deputy Consul General, Israeli Consulate in Berlin, 1995-1998

    1994-1995      Cadet Course, 1994-1995


    Lawyer specializing in civil law in a Tel Aviv Law Office, 1990-1994

    Composing psychometric tests at the Israeli Center for Testing and Evaluation

     

    Literary Works

    Wrote 5 novels in Hebrew, two of which became bestsellers and three of which were translated into foreign languages. Three of the books are in process of being adapted into movies.

    Published essays and criticisms in Israeli literary magazines.


    Education

    LLB, Law School, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1990

    BA Cum Laude in History of the Middle East and Arabic, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1983


    Military Service

    Officer in the Israeli Intelligence, 1983-1987

     

    Awards

    Prime Minister’s Prize for Literature Laureate, 2008

     

    Languages

    English, German – fluent

    Arabic – good

    Serbian, Polish, Persian – basic


    Personal details

    Born in Ra’anana, Israel, 1962