September 1, 2018
R Madhavan takes over as CMD of HAL
R Madhavan has taken over as Chairman and Managing Director of HAL from Mr T. Suvarna Raju, today. Prior to this, he was heading the Accessories Division of HAL at Lucknow as an Executive Director.
August 27, 2018
Dr. G Satheesh Reddy takes over as Secretary, Department of Defence R&D and Chairman, DRDO
Dr. G Satheesh Reddy took over the charge of Secretary, Department of Defence R&D and Chairman, DRDO, here today.
August 1, 2018
Raytheon names Sally Sullivan vice president, US Business Development and Ed Fortunato, vice president, Government Relations
Raytheon Company has named Sally Sullivan vice president of US Business Development, and Ed Fortunato vice president of Government Relations. Sullivan and Fortunato will report to John D. Harris II, vice president...
July 23, 2018
Northrop Grumman appoints Nick Chaffey as Chief Executive, UK and Europe
Northrop Grumman Corporation named Nick Chaffey as chief executive for the United Kingdom and Europe, effective Aug. 28, 2018. He will play a leading role supporting the company's current programmes...
June 27, 2018
Marta R. Stewart elected to Raytheon board of directors
The board of directors of Raytheon Company has elected Marta R. Stewart as a director, effective immediately. Stewart, 60, retired last year from Norfolk Southern Corporation after a distinguished 33-year career with the company.
June 4, 2018
Raytheon United Kingdom appoints Lord (Tom) Strathclyde as Board Chairman
Raytheon United Kingdom (UK) has appointed Lord (Tom) Strathclyde as board chairman, effective 4 June 2018. Lord Strathclyde was Leader of the UK's House of Lords, 2010-2013, and leader of the Conservative Party in the House of Lords, 1998-2013.
June 1, 2018
Lt General Devraj Anbu assumes charge as VCOAS
Lt General Devraj Anbu, PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, YSM, SM assumed the charge of Vice Chief of the Army Staff on June 1, 2018. He succeeds Lt Gen Sarath Chand who after an illustrious career, handed over the baton to Lt Gen Devraj Anbu in a ceremony held at South Block.
June 1, 2018
Lt General Ranbir Singh assumes charge as GOC-in-C Northern Command
Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, SM, DCOAS (IS&T), on promotion, took over as the GOC-in-C Northern Command, in Uddhampur, on June 1, 2018. Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh, was commissioned in 9th Battalion the Dogra Regiment on December 13, 1980.
June 1, 2018
David S. Graziosi begins tenure as CEO of Allison Transmission
Allison Transmission announced today that David S. Graziosi has begun serving as the company's CEO. He previously served as president and chief financial officer since January 2016.
September 26, 2017
New Director (Finance) takes charge at BEL
Mr Koshy Alexander has taken charge as the new Director (Finance) of Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) on Monday, September 25, 2017. He was GM (Finance) & Chief Financial Officer before his elevation.
September 7, 2017
Nirmala Sitharaman takes over as Defence Minister
Nirmala Sitharaman took over charge as Defence Minister, here today. On her arrival at the Ministry of Defence in South Block, Sitharaman was received by outgoing Defence Minister Arun Jaitley, Minister of State for Defence Dr. Subhash Bhamre, Defence Secretary Sanjay Mitra, Defence Secretary (Defence Production)...
September 7, 2017
Raytheon appoints Christopher J. Davis president, Raytheon International Inc.
Raytheon Company has appointed Christopher J. Davis as president, Raytheon International Inc. effective immediately. Davis will report to John Harris, vice president, Business Development and CEO, RII, and be based in Washington, D.C.
August 22, 2017
DSM names Olivier Janin to head sales & marketing DSM Dyneema
DSM is pleased to announce that Olivier Janin is joining the company as its vice president of marketing and sales DSM Dyneema as of 1 September 2017. He will become a member of the Strategic Leadership Team of DSM Dyneema and will report directly to Golnar Motahari Pour, President DSM Dyneema.
August 14, 2017
Robert O. Work elected to Raytheon Board of Directors
The Board of Directors of Raytheon Company has elected Robert O. Work as a director, effective immediately. Work, 64, was appointed the 31st Deputy Secretary of Defense by President Barack Obama in 2014, a position he held through July 2017.
August 2, 2017
Lieutenant General Cherish Mathson takes over as the Army Commander of South Western Command
Lieutenant General Cherish Mathson took over the command of Sapta Shakti Command of the Indian Army at a solemn military ceremony held at Jaipur. He paid tributes to the martyrs at the Prerna Sthal and later reviewed a Guard of Honour presented to him.
August 2, 2017
General Dynamics appoints Gilliland as President of General Dynamics Information Technology
General Dynamics today announced that M. Amy Gilliland will succeed S. Daniel Johnson as president of General Dynamics Information Technology, effective September 1, 2017.
July 31, 2017
An experienced hand takes over Eastern Theatre
Lt Gen Abhay Krishna, UYSM, AVSM, SM, VSM has been appointed the GOC-in-C Eastern Command and shall take over from the outgoing incumbent Lt Gen Praveen Bakshi, PVSM, AVSM, VSM, ADC on 01 Aug 17.
July 28, 2017
Ralph Acaba appointed Vice President Program Management Excellence
Raytheon Company today announced that Edward Miyashiro, vice president of the Raytheon Company Evaluation Team, is retiring after a 43-year career with the company. Succeeding him is Ralph Acaba, who has been elected a company officer and named vice president, Raytheon Program Management Excellence.
March 1, 2017
General Dynamics appoints Gilliland as Deputy for Operations at General Dynamics Information Technology; Kuryea as Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Administration; Moss as Vice President and Controller
General Dynamics today announced that M. Amy Gilliland will become the Deputy for Operations for General Dynamics Information Technology.
February 22, 2017
Charles Woodburn to succeed Ian King as CEO
Ian King, Chief Executive, BAE Systems plc, has today informed the Board that he will retire on 30 June 2017. The Board has also today confirmed that Charles Woodburn, currently Chief Operating Officer, will be appointed as Chief Executive from 1 July 2017.
February 3, 2017
Thales appoints Emmanuel de Roquefeuil as Country Director in India
Thales has announced the appointment of Emmanuel de Roquefeuil as the new VP and Country Directory for India. He will succeed Antoine Caput with effect from 1st February 2017.
February 1, 2017
Lt General Jagbir Singh Cheema takes over as DCOAS (IS&T) of Indian Army
Lieutenant General Jagbir Singh Cheema takes over as Deputy Chief of the Army Staff (Information Systems and Training) on 01 February 2017. The General Officer is an alumnus of National Defence Academy and Indian Military Academy.
February 1, 2017
Lt General Suresh Sharma takes over as Engineer-in-Chief of Indian Army
Lieutenant General Suresh Sharma took over as Engineer-in-Chief of the Indian Army today (February 1, 2017). In his capacity as Engineer-Chief, in addition to steering the Corps of Engineers, he will serve as the Principal Advisor to Chiefs of Army, Navy, Air Force and the Ministry of Defence on all matters pertaining to engineering works services, being head of Military Engineering Services (MES).
February 1, 2017
BAE Systems names Nik Khanna Managing Director for India
BAE Systems is pleased to announce the appointment of Nik Khanna as the Managing Director of its India operations with effect from 1st February 2017. Nik joins the Company from Raytheon where as Country President he led business development, marketing and strategy in India for the last four years.
January 23, 2017
New Director (HR) takes charge at BEL
Mr R.N. Bagdalkar took charge as the new Director (Human Resources) at Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) today. He was working as Executive Director of BEL's Hyderabad Unit before the elevation.
January 18, 2017
James A. "Sandy" Winnefeld, Jr. elected to Raytheon Board of Directors
The Board of Directors of Raytheon Company has elected James A. "Sandy" Winnefeld Jr. as a director, effective immediately.
January 13, 2017
Lieutenant General Sarath Chand takes over as Vice Chief of Army Staff
Lieutenant General Sarath Chand took over as Vice Chief of Army Staff and paid homage at Amar Jawan Jyoti, today. Before taking over as Vice Chief of Army Staff, the General officer was commanding South Western Command.
December 31, 2016
General Bipin Rawat takes over as the 27th COAS of the Indian Army
General Dalbir Singh, the Chief of Army Staff, after an illustrious career spanning over four decades, handed over the baton to General Bipin Rawat in a ceremony...
December 21, 2016
New Managing Director at KMW Asia Pacific
Christoph Cords is to be the new Managing Director of Krauss-Maffei Wegmann Asia Pacific (KMW Asia Pacific).