Dr. Gabi Siboni (Col. r)

Director of the Military and Strategic Affairs Program and Cyber Security Program / The Institute for National Security Studies, Israel

Gabi Siboni, director of the Military and Strategic Affairs Program and Cyber Security Program at INSS and editor of the journal Military and Strategic Affairs, joined the research team of the Institute for National Security Studies in 2005, complementing his wide-ranging activity in the realm of security and the military.

Colonel (ret.) Siboni served as a fighter and commander in the Golani Brigade and completed his service as the brigade’s reconnaissance unit commander. Within the scope of his reserve service, he served as the chief of staff of the Golani Brigade, and chief of staff of a division. He consults to the security establishment in a variety of fields.

In addition to his position at INSS, Dr. Siboni serves as a consultant in a wide range of fields, including: cyber and information systems; operational systems and military technology; risk management; water, energy and environmental engineering. He holds a B.Sc. and M.Sc. in engineering from Tel Aviv University and a Ph.D. in geographic information systems (GIS) fromBen-Gurion University of the Negev.