Biographies

April 22, 2016

Major General (BGR A)

Ivan ORTOMAROV

DEPUTY COMMANDER NRDC-GR

Major General Ivan ORTOMAROV was born in Bourgas, Republic of Bulgaria in 1964. In 1987 he graduated from Vassil Levski Land Forces Academy (currently National Military University), majoring in Engineer Troops’ Command and Control. Upon graduation, he was commissioned into a second lieutenant and he took up the position of platoon leader.  Few months later he was appointed as engineer floating bridge company commander. In 1993 he was...

April 22, 2016

Major General (HE A)

Antonios CHATZIGEORGIOU

CHIEF OF STAFF NRDC-GR

MGen Antonios CHATZIGEORGIOU was born in Athens, in 1964. He was admitted to the Hellenic Army Academy in 1982, and in June 1986 he received his commission as Second Lieutenant in the Cavalry/Armor Branch.

He was promoted as follows:

Lieutenant: 1989 Captain: 1993 Major: 1999 Lieutenant Colonel: 2005 Colonel: 2011 Brigadier General: 2015 Major General: 2019

He was appointed to several assignments, to include:

• Tank Platoon Leader and Tank Company Commander in various Armor/...

April 22, 2016

Lieutenant General (HE A)

Dimitrios KOUKKOS

COMMANDER NRDC-GR

Lieutenant General Dimitrios KOUKKOS, was admitted in the Hellenic Military Academy (SSE) in Athens, in 1981.

In 1985 he was commissioned as an infantry officer.

Since 1986 he was assigned as Platoon Leader and Company Commander to various Mechanized Infantry and Infantry Battalions as well as an Instructor at the Combat Support Officers...