Juan Manuel Santos Calderón
He was born on August 10th of 1951. He was a cadet at the Naval School at Cartagena, studied Economy and Enterprise Administration and postgraduate studies at the Harvard University and Fletcher School of Laws and Diplomacy.
Luis Carlos Villegas Echeverri
On May 19, 2015, Luis Carlos Villegas Echeverri was appointed by the President of the Republic, Juan Manuel Santos, as Minister of National Defense. He took over his position on June 22 of the same year.
General Alberto José Mejía Ferrero
He was born on February 9, 1963 in Bogotá D.C., and entered the Military School of General Cadets José María Córdova on February 6, 1978, where he graduated as a Second Lieutenant of the Infantry Weapon on June 1, 1981. He was promoted to the rank of General on December 1, 2015.