Main menu

Yaacov Laher | Brigadier General Ret.

Managing partner Yaacov Laher retired as Brigadier General from the Israel Police in May 2013. He has over 30 years’ experience as a police officer, 4 of them as the Deputy Chief Negotiator for Israel National Police (1993-1997) and since then served in the Israel Crisis Negotiation Unit, as a reserve member. He’s managed and […]

Shmuel Zoltak | Commander Ret.

Managing partner Shmuel Zoltak has over 30 years’ experience as a police officer, primarily as the Chief Negotiator for Israel National Police. He is an expert in crisis negotiation, psychological profiling and crisis management, with a particular focus on anti-terrorism. He’s managed and resolved hundreds of crises throughout his career, ranging from suicide attempts to […]

Yoram P. Lavon | Chief Superintendent Ret.

Managing partner Chief Superintendent Yoram P. Lavon has retired from the Israel police (2013) after serving as the Crisis Negotiation Unit commander (2009-2013). He was with the Israel National Police for the last 20 years as a crisis manager and crisis negotiator. He’s worked as a crisis manager and crisis negotiator on hundreds of National, […]

Ilai Alon | Professor

Special Adviser Ilai Alon is Professor of Islamic Studies at Tel Aviv University’s Department of Philosophy, with extensive knowledge of culture, conflict and negotiations in Arab-speaking Islam. He holds a Ph.D. in Arabic Philosophy from Oxford and the Hebrew University. He’s published influential academic works, and notably served as a member of the Israeli delegation […]