Uzi Landau was born 1943 in Haifa.
A systems analyst by profession, Landau holds Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees from the Technion in Haifa.
Uzi Landau has held the following positions:
Director-General of the Ministry
Since 1984 he has been a Member of Knesset.
Positions held in 11th Knesset:
Member, Economic Affairs Committee; State Control Committee; Immigration & Absorption Committee; Chairman, Sub-committee for Soviet Jewry
Chairman, Defense Budget
Member, Economic Affairs Committee; State Control Committee; Committee on the Ministry of Defense and the IDF; Chairman, Sub-committee of the State Control; Member, Knesset Delegation to the Council of Europe; Chairman, Likud's Policy Committee
Chairman, Foreign Affairs & Defense Committee; Chairman, Likud's Policy Committee
Chairman, The State Control Committee
In March 2001, Uzi Landau was appointed Minister of Public Security.
He is married, and has three children.
Source: Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs