Chief of Defence Denmark

Admiral Tim Sloth Jørgensen

2008 -

Date of Birth: 21st October 1951 in Randers
   
Family: Married to Mariane Ekberg. The Admiral has two sons
   
Military Career: 1978 Lieutenant
1983 Lieutenant Commander
1987 Commander
1995 Commander Senior Grade
1998 Captain
2000 Rear-Admiral
2002 Vice-Admiral
2008 Admiral
   
Assignments: 1979 - 1980 Fast Patrol Boats
  1981 - 1985 Commanding Officer and Division Commander, Fast Patrol Boats
  1987 - 1989 Senior Officer, Fast Patrol Boats
  1989 - 1993 Ministry of Defence
  1994 - 1995 Defence Command Denmark, Military Secretariat, Staff Officer
  1995 - 1996 Commander Naval Action Information School
  1997 - 1998 Defence Command Denmark, Chief of Policy Branch, Policy Division
  1998 - 2000 Defence Command Denmark, Chief of Operations, Budget & Finance
  2000 - 2002 Admiral Danish Fleet
  2002 - 2008 Deputy Chief of Defence Denmark
  2008 - Chief of Defence Denmark
   
Military education 1974 - 1978  Naval Academy
  1980 - 1981 Operations Offi cers Course 
  1983 - 1984 Junior Offi cers Staff Course
  1985 - 1986 Senior Officers Staff Course
  1996 - 1997 Naval Command College, Naval War College, Newport, USA
  1997 - Defense Resources Management Course, Monterey, USA
   
Decorations Commander of 1. Class of the Order of Dannebrog
  Memorial Medal of Queen Ingrid
  Badge of Honour for Good Service in the Navy
  The NATO Medal