General Pavel Macko
Pavel Macko, a 3-star retired general, is a defense and security expert with 35 years of military experience. He is a graduate from the National Defense University, Washington D.C. and the Military Academy Brno. He has vast technical knowledge and experience from all levels of command and control. He held high command and staff positions at home and international headquarters. He served as the national logistic commander, deputy commander of the Land Forces, the chief of operations at the General Staff and the Deputy CHOD. From 2004 to 2008, he served as the Deputy Chief of Staff Support at the Allied LCC HQ Heidelberg and for the NRF 7 & 8, he commanded the NRF Joint Logistic Support Group. In 2007, he served as the chief of operations (CJ3 Staff) at the ISAF HQ Kabul. Pavel Macko was a highest-ranking Slovak in the NATO military structures and served as the Commander, NATO JFTC in Bydgoszcz, Poland.