August 10, 2021
Lieutenant General Arvind Walia assumes appointment of Chief of Staff of Pune based Southern Command
Lieutenant General Arvind Walia assumed the appointment of Chief of Staff at Headquarters Southern Command, Pune with a solemn wreath laying ceremony to honour the fallen soldiers at the National War Memorial, Pune.
July 31, 2021
Lt General Tarun Kumar Chawla Takes Over as Director General of Artillery
Lt General Tarun Kumar Chawla, will assume the appointment of the Director General of Artillery on August 1, 2021. He takes over the appointment from Lt General K. Ravi Prasad, who superannuated on July 31, 2021 after completing thirty nine years of distinguished service in the Army.
July 27, 2021
CONTROP Announces Appointment of Doron Zalts as its New VP for International Marketing & Business Development
CONTROP Precision Technologies Ltd. - a company specializing in the field of electro-optics and infrared (EO/IR) defense and homeland security solutions - announced today the appointment of Doron Zalts as its Vice President for International Marketing &Business Development.
July 22, 2021
Northrop Grumman names Michael Witt as Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer
Northrop Grumman Corporation has named Michael Witt as vice president and chief sustainability officer, effective August 9.
July 16, 2021
Raytheon Technologies Appoints Jeff Shockey as Senior Vice President of Global Government Relations
Jeff Shockey will join Raytheon Technologies as senior vice president of Global Government Relations, succeeding Timothy McBride, who plans to leave the company later this year.
July 8, 2021
Ajay Bhatt takes over as Minister of State for Defence
Ajay Bhatt took over as Minister of State for Defence. Defence Secretary, Dr Ajay Kumar and other senior officials of Ministry of Defence received the new Minister of State and welcomed him into his office.
July 1, 2021
Lt General Sanjeev Kumar Sharma takes over as Deputy Chief of Army Staff (Strategy)
Lt General Sanjeev Kumar Sharma, assumed the appointment of the Deputy Chief of Army Staff (DCOAS)(Strategy) on July 1, 2021. The DCOAS (Strategy) is a third and a new vertical created for overseeing the Indian Army's operations and intelligence directorates, among other important branches, is one of the most crucial appointments within the Indian Army.
July 1, 2021
Lt General SP Goswami takes over as Director General, Army Air Defence
Lt General SP Goswami took over as Director General, Army Air Defence (DGAAD) on July 1, 2021 from Lt General AP Singh who has superannuated. The officer was commissioned into the Corps of AAD on June 9, 1984.
June 7, 2021
Thales appoints Ashish Saraf Vice-President and Country Director for India
Thales announced the appointment of Ashish Saraf as Vice-President and Country Director for India with effect from June 01, 2021. In this role, Ashish will lead the company's India business and will be responsible for the strategic growth...
June 1, 2021
Lieutenant General Pradeep Chandran Nair takes over as Director General Assam Rifles
Lieutenant General Pradeep Chandran Nair took over as the 21st Director General of the Assam Rifles (popularly known as Sentinels of the North-East) on June 1, 2021.
June 1, 2021
Flag Appointments June 1, 2021
Lieutenant General Manoj Pande of Bombay Sappers, took over Eastern Command as its General Officer Commanding-in-Chief on June 1, 2021. Prior to this, he was Commander-in-Chief Andaman & Nicobar Command.
May 14, 2021
Lt General Yogendra Dimri took over as the General Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the Central Command in April 2021., Lt General Amardeep Singh Bhinder took over as General Officer-Commanding-in-Chief of the Indian Army South Western Command on April 01, 2021...
March 1, 2021
Assumption of the Office of CISC
Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain, PVSM, AVSM, VSM took over as Chief of Integrated Defence Staff to Chairman Chiefs of Staff Committee (CISC) on March 2, 2021. On assumption of the coveted appointment, Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain paid homage to the Bravehearts of the nation by laying a wreath at the National War Memorial.
February 1, 2021
Lt. General C.P. Mohanty takes over as Vice Chief of the Army Staff
Lieutenant General Chandi Prasad Mohanty, PVSM, AVSM, SM, VSM assumed the appointment of the Vice Chief of the Army Staff on February 1, 2021.
January 6, 2021
Raytheon Technologies Appoints Marie R. Sylla-Dixon as Chief Diversity Officer to Further Advance Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiatives
Raytheon Technologies today announced that Marie R. Sylla-Dixon has joined the company effective January 4, 2021 as chief diversity officer (CDO).
January 1, 2021
Surgeon Vice Admiral Rajat Datta takes over as Director General Armed Forces Medical Services
Surgeon Vice Admiral Rajat Datta assumed the charge of Director General, Armed Forces Medical Services on January 1, 2021.
January 1, 2021
Lt. General Tarun Kumar Aich takes over as Director General, National Cadet Corps
Lt. General Tarun Kumar Aich has taken over as Director General, National Cadet Corps on January 1, 2021. He took the charge as 33rd DG of NCC - the premier youth organization of the country.
November 4, 2020
Rafael names new CFO
Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. announces that it has appointed Brig. Gen. (Ret.) Moshe Lipel as Executive Vice President of Finance and Control. Mr. Lipel will replace Mr. David Vaish who is retiring after 15 years as the company's CFO.
November 3, 2020
Appointments, Ministry of Defence
Ministry of Defence, India appointed V. L. Kantha Rao, a 1992 batch IAS officer of MP cadre, as the next Director General (Acquisition) in the defence ministry.
September 12, 2020
Mr P Sampathkumar takes charge as CTO (Communication) of BEL
Mr P Sampathkumar has taken charge as Chief Technology Officer (CTO-Communication) of Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL). He was working as Additional General Manager (AGM) of BEL's Design & Engineering...
September 9, 2020
Ed Dandridge to Head Communications at Boeing
Boeing named Ed Dandridge as the company's Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer, effective September 28, 2020. Dandridge succeeds Greg Smith, who has served as Interim Chief Communications Officer since July in addition to his role as Executive Vice President...
September 4, 2020
Management appointments at Safran
livier Andriès has been named Executive Vice President, effective September 10, 2020. He is a member of the Group's Executive Committee. As initially announced, Olivier Andriès will succeed Philippe Petitcolin as Chief Executive Officer of Safran on January 1, 2021.
September 1, 2020
Shri C.S. Vishwakarma takes over charge of DGOF and Chairman of Ordnance Factory Board
Shri C S Vishwakarma, IOFS, has taken over charge as the Director General of Ordnance Factories (DGOF) and Chairman of the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB)...
September 1, 2020
Mr M.V. Raja Sekhar takes charge as Director (R&D) of BEL
Mr M.V. Raja Sekhar took charge as Director (R&D) of Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) on September 1, 2020. He was working as Chief Scientist of BEL's Central Research Laboratory (CRL)-Bangalore, and Officer on Special Duty (OSD) at BEL's Corporate Office, before his elevation.
September 1, 2020
Lorenzo Mariani appointed Executive Group Director Sales & Business Development and Managing Director MBDA Italia
Lorenzo Mariani has become Executive Group Director Sales & Business Development of MBDA and Managing Director of MBDA Italia.
August 10, 2020
CAE appoints Daniel Gelston as Group President, Defence & Security
CAE is pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel Gelston as Group President, Defence & Security, effective August 24, 2020. He will be based in Washington, D.C. and will be succeeding Heidi Wood, CAE's Executive Vice-President, Business Development & Growth Initiatives, who was also acting as interim Group President.
August 3, 2020
Raman R takes over as General Manager (Internal Audit), Bharat Electronics Limited
Raman R took charge as General Manager (Internal Audit) of Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) on August 1, 2020. He was working as Additional General Manager (Internal Audit) at BEL-Corporate Office prior to his elevation.
August 1, 2020
Dinesh Kumar Batra takes charge as Director (Finance) at Bharat Electronics Limited
Dinesh Kumar Batra assumed charge as Director (Finance) of Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) on August 1, 2020.