Leadership

The NATO-Georgia Joint Trainings and Evaluation Centre's (JTEC) Commander

Colonel Giorgi Dumbadze

 

Date of Birth: November 24, 1975

Professional Experience:

2018 - Present    -   General Staff of Georgia, Training and Education Command, NATO - Georgia Joint Training and Evaluation Center, Commander

2015 – 2018       -    General Staff of Georgia, Training and Education Command, NATO - Georgia Joint Training and Evaluation Center, CoS

2015 – 2015       -    General Staff of Georgia, Training and Education Command, Sergeant Training Center, CoS

2014 – 2015       -   General Staff of Georgia, J-5 Department, Defense Policy Planning Section, Chief

2012 – 2014       -   Joint Staff of Georgia, J-3 Department, Current Operations Section, Senior Officer

2010 – 2012       -   National Defense Academy of Georgia, Georgian Command and Joint Staff Course, Senior Instructor  

2008 – 2010       -   National Defense Academy of Georgia; Maneuver Captain’s Career Course, Instructor  

2005  – 2008      -   General Staff of Georgia, J-5 Department, NATO Integration Division, Partnership And Review Program Section, Chief

2004 – 2005       -   Georgian Liaison Officer to Multi-National Force Iraq, Baghdad, Iraq

2003 – 2005       -   Ministry of Defence of Georgia, International Relations and Euro-Atlantic Integration Department, International Relations Division, Bilateral Section, Chief   

2001 – 2003       -   Ministry of Defence of Georgia, Defence Resource Management Department, Budgeting Division, Specialist   

1999 – 2001       -   Cartu-Nova Ltd., Director

 

Educational Background:  

2017 – 2018      -   NDU, College of International Security Affairs, Washington DC, USA; (Master).

2013 – 2014      -   Webster University, Master of International Relations, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, USA;

2013 – 2014      -   Command and General Staff Course, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, USA;

1997 – 2001      -   Tbilisi State University, Faculty of Economics, Finances and Banking (Bachelor); 

1981 – 1992      -   Tbilisi 58th Olympic Reserves High School

 

 

Educational Courses:

2014 – 2015    -   Defense Attaché Course,  Tbilisi, Georgia

2008 – 2008    -   Ranger Course; Fort Benning, Georgia, USA

2008 – 2008    -   Airborne Course; Fort Benning, Georgia, USA

2007 – 2008    -   Maneuver Captain’s Career Course; Fort Knox, Kentucky, USA

2006 – 2006    -   UN Military Observer Course, Ankara, Turkey

2003 – 2003    -   International Defence Management Course, Defence Resources Management Institute, Monterey, California, USA

2002 – 2002    -   Managing Defense in Democracy Course, Royal Military College of Science, Shrivenham, the United Kingdom