Jonathan Biggart joined the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards, a main battle tank equipped cavalry regiment, in 1991 upon commissioning from the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. His early regimental career was spent in Germany and the United Kingdom with operational deployments in the Balkans and the Middle East. He commanded his Regiment which included a deployment to Helmand Province, Afghanistan. As a Brigadier he commanded the Collective Training Group, with responsibility for the British Army's combined arms training and delivered through establishments in Europe, Canada, Kenya and Belize.
His staff officer employment has included time at the British Embassy, Washington D.C., as a mechanised brigade chief of staff, military assistant to Commander Allied Rapid Reaction Corps (ARRC) and more recently in training policy and combat capability requirement positions in the British Army Headquarters.
He holds a Master of Arts in Economics and Politics from the University of Aberdeen and a Master of Business Administration from Cranfield University.
His current assignment, which he assumed in January 2020, is as United Kingdom National Military Representative at Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe in Mons, Belgium.
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