Benjamin Weil is Director of the Project for Israel’s National Security at the Endowment for Middle East Truth (EMET). Prior to that, Benjamin served as the International Policy Advisor to the Israeli Minister of Energy and a Member of Israel’s Security Cabinet, Dr. Yuval Steinitz. He worked extensively with senior White House officials, Capitol Hill, Department of Energy, and State Department on geopolitical issues, energy cooperation, and US foreign energy policy in the EastMed.
Before working for the Minister, Benjamin was the Assistant to Israel’s Chief Economist in the Ministry of Finance. His main focus was international trade agreements and foreign relations with international financial institutions such as the World Bank, IMF, and regional development banks.
Benjamin obtained his Bachelors in Economics and International Relations from Hebrew University.