Dani Dayan is an Israeli entrepreneur, political leader and activist for settlements in the West Bank. Dayan was Chairman, Yesha Council for eight long years. He was selected as Yesha Council’s Chief Foreign Envoy. Dayan was the sole spokesperson of the Israeli settlement movement to the international community. His literary works are published in prestigious newspapers and magazines; The Los Angeles Times, USA Today, The Guardian, The Boston Globe, The Times of Israel, The Jerusalem Post and The New York Times.
Dani Dayan was born in 1955 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Dayan and his family moved to Israel and settled in Yad Eliyahu in the neighbourhood of Tel Aviv. He did his B.Sc in Economics and Computer Science from Bar Ilan University. He is an M.Sc in Finance from the Tel Aviv University and a Major (Res) in the IDF.