Col (GRC-A) Ioannis D. Bozinis
MULTINATIONAL PEACE SUPPORT OPERATIONS TRAINING CENTER
Col (GRC-A) Ioannis D. Bozinis assumed duties as the Commander of MSOTC on June 25, 2014.
He was born in Chalkida in 1968.
He graduated from the Hellenic Military Academy in 1989 with a commission in the Infantry.
During his military career he served in various units as Platoon Commander, Company Commander, Battalion Deputy Commander, Staff Officer and ACOS, in national Brigades, Air Mobile Brigade, and NRDC-GR HQ, as well.
As a captain he was appointed as HN LNO (HELLAS) at the HQ RSC during KFOR deployment (9 months) and as an operator in SFOR Planning Staff (1 year).
As a Major he commanded the 71st AIRMOBILE HQ Coy (2 years) during which time he deployed the BDEs HQ for the HELBROC BATTLEGROUP exercises EUROPE I and II.
As a Lieutenant Colonel he commanded a Reserves INF BAT (3 years) and as a SO, Chief Plans in NRDC-GR (2 years).
As Colonel he served at ACOS duties in NRDC-GR.
He graduated successfully from all the basic and advanced Infantry Schools and the Staff Ofﬁcers’ College
He has participated in various NATO Exercises.
His awards include all the distinctions anticipated for an officer of his rank and KFOR and SFOR metals.
He speaks English.
Col Bozinis is married and has two daughters.