BG(R) Eitan Yariv is a Senior MD Consultant at WALES, Ltd., the Israeli Missile Defense Think-Tank. He is also a senior consultant and analyst for EAD and TMD studies for the Israeli Defense Industries. Also, a team member for MDA/BMD war-gaming, ITB, and AIAA BMD conferences.
Eitan was in active service in the IDF for 25 years, mainly in the Air Defense Forces. Last assignment was Commander Israeli Air Defense Forces. The past twenty years in reserve duty in the Israeli Air Force (IAF).
He has numerous publications to his credit and is also an author and presenter at conferences worldwide.
Eitan holds a B.A. in History and Middle East Studies from Tel Aviv University, and Bar Ilan, Israel, and an M.A. in Public Administration & Business Management from New Haven University, CT, USA.