former General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Army Training Command- Indian Army
Who Am I
Lt Gen Sanjeev
Madhok, PVSM, AVSM, VSM, is the former General Officer Commanding-in-Chief,
Army Training Command- Indian Army. In his capacity as the Commander-in-Chief,
he addressed a wide spectrum of core issues, spanning from concepts and
doctrines to training for combat readiness and infrastructure development.
Widely known in the Army as someone with a transformational outlook, he
promoted Human Resource Development through innovative concepts like ‘Scholar
Warrior’- someone with unrestricted thinking and the ability to look beyond the
General Madhok comes
with a vast operational and administrative experience of having represented
India in a UN mission. Widely travelled throughout the world, he has addressed
the Indo-US Military Cooperation Group (MCG) at the Pentagon. He has also
served with the Ministry of External Affairs (2006) where he was responsible
for raising the office of Director (Security Affairs), Eurasia Division. As an
Army Commander, the General has headed the Army Technology Board (ATB) and the
Army Management Studies Board (AMSB), wherein he interacted with
Directors/Members of IITs and IIMs as also other institutes of repute. A leading
protagonist of leadership, motivation and morale, he has excellent
communication, interpersonal, man-management and oratory skills, with the
ability to multi task and also motivate and manage a large task force.
A scholar par
excellence, the General Officer has attended the International Crisis
Management Course at National Defence College, Stockholm, Sweden. He has also
authored a straight from the heart book, ‘Dare to Dream Big – Some
Inspirational Thoughts on New Age Leadership, Philosophy of Life and Success’.
Although? the book can be read by all, it is aimed at young military
Lt. General Sanjeev
Madhok’s distinguished military career, including training with foreign armies,
deployment with the United Nations (Iran-Iraq) and subsequent captaincy of the
prestigious Army Training Command, Shimla (Think-Tank of the Indian Army), has
given him considerable expertise to speak on Leadership and related issues.
The General has been
known for his innovative out of the box thinking and stands staunchly for
change and transformation in the Indian Army. He has articulated the new Indian
Army Doctrine, as also addressed key issues with respect to the human resource
and leadership development, by transforming the various establishments across
the country into Centers of Excellence.
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