United kingdom politician who became the United kingdom Ambassador to Israel in 2011 and was the main Private Secretary towards the Foreign Secretary from 2007 until 2010 while working any office for David Miliband. He became a member of the United kingdom Foreign Workplace in 1993 and offered as Assistant Table Officer, Security Plan Section until 1994. He received an honorary doctorate from Ben Gurion College or university in Dec 2012. He wedded Celia Leaberry in ’09 2009 plus they have a girl, Rachel. He was Personal Secretary for Foreign Affairs to Tony Blair in 2007.