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Israel Intelligence & Security: Directors of the General Security Service (Shabak)

(1948 - Present)

The Israel General Security Service is called Sherut HaBitachon HaKlali in Hebrew. It is often abbreviated as Shabak and is commonly refered to as the Shin Bet.
Service Years
Name
2016 - Present
Nadav Argaman
2011 - 2016
Yoram Cohen
2005 - 2011
Yuval Diskin
2000 - 2005
1996 - 2000
1995 - 1996
Karmi Gilon
1988 - 1994
1986 - 1988
Yosef Harmelin
1981 - 1986
Avraham Shalom
1974 - 1981
Avraham Ahituv
1964 - 1974
Yosef Harmelin
1953 - 1963
Amos Manor
1952 - 1953
Isi Dorot
1948 - 1952