Col. (Res.) Itai Peleg is an expert in the fields of emergency preparedness, crisis management, command and control and exercise planning. He currently consults various government agencies and critical infrastructures throughout Israel and the EU on Emergency Management and Preparedness.
During his career in the Israel Defense Force, Col. (Res.) Peleg held multiple command and training positions, including the former Head of Strategic Planning for Israel’s Home Front Command, where he was responsible for drafting national scale scenarios for relevant threats including, but not limited to, wartime, manmade and natural disasters. He was also the former Head of Training & Courses and a Chemical, Biological and Radiological (CBR) Battalion Commander.
For the past four years, Col. (Res.) Peleg has been the commander of a territorial brigade covering the Northern Gaza Strip responsible for the civil protection of all the civilians in the region. Previously, he was the urban S&R Battalion Commander for the IDF’s Homefront Command during the Second Lebanon War. Finally, Col. (Res.) Peleg has been involved in international humanitarian aid missions on behalf of the Israel to multiple countries including Turkey, Greece, Kenya, among others.