Director’s Curriculum Vitae

Upon HAGS decision, on 22 Mar 2021, Brigadier General Konstantinos Karamanidis was appointed Director at HAGS/Mobilization Directorate (A4).

Brigadier General Konstantinos Karamanidis was born in 1968 in Alexandroupolis and completed his primary and secondary school education there.

He was admitted to the Hellenic Military Academy in 1985, graduated in 1989 and he was commissioned Second Lieutenant.

He is a graduate of the Basic and Advanced Armor School, the Staff Officers College, the Army War College and the National Defence College.

He also holds a post graduate degree under the title “Master of Arts in Strategic Security Studies awarded by PANTEION University.

During his tour of duty, he served as Staff Officer and Sub-Unit Commander in Armor Units, Commander in three Armor Units, Staff Officer in Formations Headquarters, HAGS/HNDGS Section Chief, Division’s Chief of Staff, Brigade’s Deputy Commander and Armor Brigade’s Commander.

He has been awarded all decorations, medals and commendations that the Army provides for.

He speaks English and Russian.

Brigadier General Konstantinos Karamanidis is married and has one daughter.