Jo Georg Gade
(b. 1951) graduated from the Norwegian Naval Academy 1975, the Norwegian Naval Staff College 1987, and the Norwegian Defence College 1994. Gade has served onboard fast patrol boats, frigate, destroyer (US Navy), and has had command of submarines. He has wide experience from national- and international joint staffs, including as Director of Plans & Policy Division and Deputy Director General of the International Military Staff at NATO headquarters in Brussels 2008-11.
- defence- and security policy in general
- NATO strategy
- NATO command and force structures
- NATO and comprehensive approach
- nuclear and CBRN policy
- national and NATO defence planning