Our Team

The COE CSW Team is comprised (nominally) of 41 fillable posts. 13 posts are earmarked specifically for international staff members.

 

Today, our team consists of 10 international officers and 29 German staff members. Our Command Team and International Staff Members are introduced below.

Director
Rear Admiral (lh) Jan C. Kaack
German Navy

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Executive Director
Captain Johannes Schmidt-Thomée
German Navy

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Branch Head Concepts & Doctrine
Commander Ioannis Christou
Hellenic Navy

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Branch Head Training & Analysis
Captain Burak Durak
Turkish Navy

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Branch Head Staff Organisation & External Relations
Captain Thorsten Mathesius
German Navy

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Commander Ilja Hakanpää
Finnish Navy

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Commander Tadas Jablonskis
Lithuanian Navy

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Commander Peter De Groot
Royal Netherlands Navy


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Commander Andrea Barbera
Italian Navy


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Commander Jarosław Iwańczuk
Polish Navy

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