On Tuesday 7 June 2016, the HNDGS Chief, Admiral Evangelos Apostolakis HN visited  Naples Italy, where he attended the Allied Joint Force Command Naples-US Naval Forces Europe-US Naval Forces Africa Commander’s Change of Command Ceremony.

On the sidelines of the ceremony, the HNDGS Chief met with both JFC-USNFE-USNFAF Commanders, the outgoing, Admiral USN Mark E. Ferguson, and the new one, Admiral USN Michelle J. Howard. He also met with the Supreme Allied Commander of Europe, General Curtis M. Scaparrotti.

Furthermore the HNDGS Chief met with his counterparts from other countries, as well as the Hellenic Armed Forces personnel serving in the Allied Joint Force Command Naples HQs.