George Zambellas Military Person

Admiral George Michael Zambellas DSC, was Commander United Kingdom Maritime Forces from June 2007 until September 2008 and is currently Commander-in-Chief Fleet, Chief of Staff to Navy Command Headquarters, and Chief Naval Warfare Officer. His early years were spent in Rhodesia, before coming to England to attend Stowe School and Southampton University to study aeronautical and astronautical engineering. He worked in the aerospace industry for a time before joining the Royal Navy in 1980, qualifying as a helicopter pilot in 1982 and clocking up 1500 deck landings and 2000 flying hours in three tours. He served as the flight commander of HMS Rothesay flying the Wasp HAS Mk 1 before converting to the Lynx HAS Mk 3. He was trained for the naval staff at Greenwich in 1990, and then spent a short time as a corporate planner for the Royal Navy’s manpower and training division within the Ministry of Defence. Two years in command of HMS Cattistock in the Baltic and Mediterranean followed.

Personal details

Date of birth
April 4th, 1958

Education

1. University of Southampton Colleges/University

The University of Southampton is a British Russell Group university located in the city of Southampton, United Kingdom. The origins of the university can be dated back to the founding of the Hartley Institution in 1862 following a legacy to the Corporation of Southampton by Henry Robertson Hartley. In 1902, the Institution developed into the Hartley University College, with degrees awarded by the University of London. On 29 April 1952, the institution was granted a Royal Charter to give the University of Southampton full university status.

Type Public university
Endowment
2011. 9.98 mil. £
2008. 6.42 mil. £
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Founded
1862
Headquarters
University Road, SO17 1BJ - Southampton, Hampshire
Undergraduates
2013. 19,000
2006. 17,120
Postgraduates
2013. 4,000
2006. 7,615
Local tuition
2014. 9 K £
Official web page www.soton.ac.uk
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