B. Gen (GRC A) Georgios KARAGIAOURIS

Deputy Chief of Staff - Rear Support Command

Background

GENERAL:

  • Date/Place of Birth: 27 Aug 1969 -Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Wife (Name, occupation):LAZARIDOU Despoina
  • Children (Names, age, occupation):Dimitra, 25 Michail, 18

MILITARY CAREER:

  • 1991: 2nd Lieutenant
  • 1994: Lieutenant
  • 1998: Captain
  • 2004: Major
  • 2010: Lieutenant Colonel
  • 2017: Colonel
  • 2022: Brigadier General

TRAINING/EDUCATION

  • Languages

He speaks English and French fluently.

  • Academic

Master Degree: Applied Strategy and International Security, 2019, Plymouth
University, UK

  • Military
    • Military Academy
    • All Artillery Schools
    • Army Staff Officer’s School
    • Supreme Join War College (ADISPO)
    • National Defence College (SETHA)
  • NATO Schools
    • Crisis Management Course
    • NATO BI-SC Command and Control Course
    • JOPG Ops Planning Course
    • TOPFAS CAT Course
    • Ops Assessment Course
    • He also attended several courses at NATO School

STANDING APPOINTMENTS

  • 2008-2010 SHAPE (MONS)
  • 2013-2016 NRDC-GR/G5
  • 2016-2019 CIMIC GROUP SOUTH (MOTTA DI LIVENZA)
  • 2019-2020 D Corps – ACOS/G5
  • 2020-2022 NRDC-GR/ACOS/G5
  • 2022- Till now NRDC-GR/DCOS RSPT

AWARDS

He has been awarded all decorations, commendations and medals provided for his rank, commanding and staff assignments.

DCOS RSC OF-6 KARAGIAOURIS