Lieutenant Commander George Karagiannis HN was born in Athens 1976. He entered the Hellenic Naval Academy in 1994 and was commissioned as Ensign in 1998.
Record of billets, training and specialized courses
He attended the Junior Officer General Course, thus specializing in Navigation, and Navy Staff Officers College. He haw also excelled in the FDO Friagte School.
Sea/Surface Warfare Officer Career
He has served as CO’s Assistant Officer and HELO Officer in FG IPIROS (1998-2001), Crew Management Officer and Navigation Officer in FG ELLI (2005-2007) and FG THEMISTOKLIS (2008-2009), as Executive Officer in MS KLIO (2002-2004) and HS NAVMACHOS (2007-2008).
He has assumed duties of Commanding Officer of HS EVROPI since June 2017.
Other Duties - Staff Officer Career
From August 2008 to September 2011 he has served in the Naval Base as Officer in charge of highly files, Officer of Operational Planning and Assisting Officer of Staff, and from September 2011 till June 2017 as Directing Officer in Fleet Command.
Decorations and Medals
He has been honored with medals and awards corresponding to his rank, and the medals of ALLIED PROVIDER και ACTIVE ENDEUVOUR.
Speaking Languages - Marital Status
Lieutenant Commander Karagiannis speaks English. He is married and is the father of two children.