National Army of Colombia

Command hierarchy
Our leaders and commanders in the different levels of command.
  1. President of the Republic of Colombia

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    The President of the Republic was born in Bogotá on August 1, 1976. He is a lawyer from the Universidad Sergio Arboleda , with major studies in Philosophy and Humanities. He is an expert in economics, with executive studies at Harvard and masters degrees in Public Policy Management from the Georgetown University, and Economic Law from the American University.

  2. Carlos Holmes Trujillo García

    Minister of Defense

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    The Minister of National Defense, Carlos Holmes Trujillo García, is a lawyer with extensive experience in the public sector in Colombia.

  3. General Luis Fernando Navarro Jiménez

    Commander General of the Military Forces

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    General Luis Fernando Navarro-Jiménez was born on November 4, 1960, in the municipality of Chía, Cundinamarca, in the home built by Luis Ernesto Navarro- Moreno (RIP) with Elismely Jiménez de Navarro. He obtained an academic high school diploma from the José Joaquín Casas Departmental High School. In January 1980, he entered the General José María Córdova Military School and was awarded a degree in Military Sciences. He graduated as the second lieutenant of the Infantry Weapon on December 1, 1982.

  4. Major General Eduardo Enrique Zapateiro Altamiranda

    Commander of the National Army

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    He was born on July 18, 1962 in the city of Cartagena, department of Bolivar. He entered the Military School of Cadets General José María Córdova in 1983 änd was promoted to Second Lieutenant of the Infantry Weapon in 1985. On December 30, 2019, he was appointed as Commander of the National Army by the President of the Republic, Iván Duque Márquez.