Brigadier General Anastasios St. Gkoumas was born in Kojani, Greece in 09th of June 1963. He joined the Hellenic Army Academy in 1982, graduated in 1986 and was commissioned as an Artillery Second Lieutenant. He attended successfully all national schools for Field and Air Defence Artillery and the Target Acquisition Battery Course at Fort Still, Oklahoma, USA, (he honor allied graduated). He has attended the Hellenic Joined War College (2003-2004) and the National Defense College (2011-2012). He also attended NATO Joint Operational Logistics Planning.
During his military career he had various National Staff assignments including the Command of Air defense Artillery Bn and Field Art Bn. He was also assigned as CHIEF Of OPS DIV at NATO Missile Firing Installation (NAMFI) in Chania and as ACOS HQ SPT to NRDC-GR HQ. Since 2016 to 2017 he has been appointed as a D ‘Corps Fire Coordinator.
Since February 2017 he has assumed command of NATO Missile Firing Installation (NAMFI).
He speaks English fluently and working Italian.