Israel Katz

Military service: Paratrooper, 890 Battalion; Captain

Education: B.A. International Relations,
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

From 1998: Member of Knesset for the Likud Party
2003-2006: Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development
From April 2009: Minister of Transportation and Road Safety
From April 2015: Minister of Transportation and Road Safety & Minister of Intelligence, and member of the Security Cabinet