PRESIDENT NATIONAL DEFENCE UNIVERSITY

LIEUTENANT GENERAL RIZWAN AKHTAR, HILAL-I-SHUJAAT, HILAL-I-IMTIAZ (MILITARY)

Lieutenant General Rizwan Akhtar, Hilal-i-Shujaat, Hilal-i-Imtiaz (Military) was commissioned in 4 Frontier Force Regiment on 17 September 1982. He has varied experience of Command, staff and instructional assignments. He is a graduate of Command and Staff College Quetta, US Army War College Carlisle, National Defence University Islamabad and graduate in Law of Armed Conflict from San Remo Italy. He has been on the faculty of Command & Staff College Quetta. He has Commanded an infantry Brigade, infantry Division in FATA and Pakistan Rangers Sindh. He has also been Director General Inter Services Intelligence at Islamabad. Presently he is serving as President National Defence University at Islamabad since Dec 2016.