Based in Israel, Jacob Lapid specializes in complex, cross-jurisdictional and dangerous investigative assignments. He owns Lapidim Projects & conducts investigations in North America, the UK, Eastern Europe, Russia, Africa, Central Asia, Middle Eastern countries and maintains an office in Atlanta, GA. The Lapidim team is 20 strong; all have military/secret service/ intelligence training & specialized skills. Jacob was decorated in the 1973 Israeli Yom Kippur War, a heroic young tank gunner during a pivotal battle. He was promoted to Colonel, later to Tank Brigade Commander, and finally assigned to the Israeli Intelligence Unit. He has degrees in Architecture, Economics & Administration Leadership. Jacob is an accomplished artist and his paintings describe battles from his experience & are exhibited at the famous Military Museum, Latrun, Israel. Jacob concludes the process of painting and investigation involves a similar process, putting pieces together until the final picture immerges.