Orel is 31 years old, married and has 2 children, holds a bachelor's degree in sociology and anthropology. He holds a certified fitness instructor's certificate from the Xi'am Campus and is a Wingate Institute instructor. Orel served as a combat soldier in a special counter-terrorism unit and as a Krav Maga instructor.
Orel has a black belt 2 Dan and former Israel champion in full contact karate and Thai boxing.
Today, Orel trains and trains security personnel and special units, and as part of the IKMF, a seminar guide and examines students around the world as a tactical guide.