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Zambellas, Adm. Sir George (Michael) locked

GCB 2016 (KCB 2012); DSC 2001; DL; FRAeS

Born 4 April 1958; s of late Michael George Zambellas and of Rosemary Frederique Zambellas (née Lindsay); m 1982, Amanda Jane LeCudennec; three s

First Sea Lord and Chief of the Naval Staff, 2013–16; First and Principal Naval Aide-de-Camp to the Queen, 2013–16


Shabani Primary Sch., Zimbabwe; New College Sch.; Peterhouse Sch., Zimbabwe; Stowe; Univ. of Southampton (BSc Hons Aeronautical and Astronautical Engrg 1980)


FRAeS 2009. Served 814, 829 and 815 Naval Air Sqdns, 1982–89; RN staff course, 1990; Command: HMS Cattistock, 1991; HMS Argyll, 1995; Corporate Planner, MoD, 1997; Comd HMS Chatham, 1999; HCSC, 2001; Dep. Flag Officer Sea Trng, 2002; PSO to CDS, 2002–05; Comdr Amphibious Task Gp, 2005–06; C of S (Fleet Transformation), 2006–07; Comdr, UK Maritime Force, 2007–08; COS (Ops), 2008–10; Dep. C-in-C Fleet, COS Navy Comd HQ and Chief Naval Warfare Officer, 2011; Fleet Comdr and Dep. Chief of Naval Staff, 2012; NATO Maritime Comdr (Northwood), 2012–13. CEO, CobWeb Cyber Ltd, 2017–; Chm., praXec Ltd, 2017–; Sen. Advr, Liquid Robotics, 2017–. Mem., Council of Mgt, White Ensign Assoc., 2016–; Pres., Shipwrecked Mariners’ Soc., 2016–. Gov., Harrow Sch., 2009–. Elder Brother, Trinity House, 2016; Upper Freeman, Hon. Co. of Air Pilots (formerly GAPAN), 2012; Freeman, Shipwrights’ Co., 2014. DL Dorset, 2013. Hon. DSc Southampton, 2014