Gabriel Ben-Tasgal was born in Argentina and has lived in Israel since 1989. He studied his B.A. and Ma. in Political Science, International Relations, and trained in Islam, specializing in Islamic terrorism. In addition, he trained (Master) in Advertising, Public Relations and is a professional tour guide. For decades he worked as a television news producer and, today, he usually trains and is interviewed by various media and intelligence services on the topics of the Middle East and terrorism. Since its founding in 2010, he has directed the Public Diplomacy NGO Hatzad Hasheni (The Face of Truth).