General (res.) Ehud (Udi) Adam (58) began his role as Director General of the Ministry of Defense on Thursday May 26. Adam, born in Tel Aviv, commanded the armored brigade 401, the armored corps school, was the head of HR in the Army headquarters, director of the Israeli Technological and Logistics Directorate, and head of the Northern Command. In his recent roles he managed the Nuclear Research Center (NRC) in the south and IMI.
Adam will replace Major General (res.) Dan Harel, who served as director general for the past three years.