|Date of birth||22 February 1967|
|Place of birth||Jerusalem, Israel|
|2015–||Minister of Environmental Protection|
Born in the Baka neighbourhood of Jerusalem. During his IDF national service he was in the Intelligence Corps. After leaving the army he began studying for a BA in economics, later gaining an MBA from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
He worked for four and half years in the Ministry of Finance, before joining Bezeq, initially as an assistant to CEO Ami Erel, later becoming VP of Human Resources. In 2003 he became CEO of Bezeq International, and went onto become CEO of Bezeq in 2006, a position he held until leaving the company in 2013.
Gabai lives in Tel Aviv, and is married with three children.
- Avi Gabai on the Knesset website