Netanel (Nati) Cohen

Director General, Ministry of Communications, Israel


Military Career: 

2015-2018 Promoted to the rank of Brigadier General as Chief Signal Officer and Cyber Defense Chief of Staff. 

Retired from military service in May 2018. 

2013-2015 Head of the Planning and Strategic Department in the Directorate for ICT and Cyber Defense. 

2010-2012 Head of Operations Department, Directorate for ICT and Cyber Defense. 

2007-2010 Promoted to the rank of Colonel as Commander of the Signal Unit, Northern Command. 

2004-2006 Commander, IDF Signal Officers Course. 

2002-2004 Signal Battalion Commander, Central Command (Operation "Defensive Shield "). 

2000-2002 Promoted to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, Signal Battalion Commander, Judea and Samaria 

Regional Division. 

1989-2000 Fulfilled several Signal positions, Central and Northern Commands. 

1989 Signal Commander, Paratroopers Battalion. 

1986 Combat solider, Paratroopers Brigade. 


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