Yiftah Curiel

Director, Department for Digital DiplomacyMinistry of Foreign Affairs


Yiftah Curiel is the incoming director of the department for digital diplomacy at the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs, overseeing the full array of the MFA's online and social media activity.

Curiel is a career diplomat, having served as spokesman of the Israeli embassy in London (2013-2017). Previous postings include the public diplomacy portfolio at Israel’s embassy in Buenos Aires, and DCM (deputy ambassador) in Addis Ababa.