Lt Gen (Dr) AKS Chandele, PVSM, AVSM (Retd),PRESIDENT IETE (2016-17)
Lt Gen (Dr) AKS Chandele, PVSM, AVSM (Retd) (DF113460L) was commissioned in the Indian Army in the Corps of EME in 1970 and served for over four decades. He retired as Director General EME in 2010. His specialization lies in Radars and Control Systems. He has been trained on Missile Systems in Soviet Union. He has to his credit ME (Hons) Bio Medical Engineering, IIT Roorkee; MSc, MPhil, PhD in Defence Science & Management; Diploma in Business Management
He is also a Graduate of Defence Services Staff College, Higher Command and National Defence College. Gen Chandele is a Distinguished Alumni of IIT Roorkee; Distinguished Fellow of IETE, Fellow and Distinguished Engineer of the Institution of Engineers
He has been awarded Param Vishist Sewa Medal and Ati Vishist Sewa Medal by the President of India
He is a senior member of CSI and AIMA. Currently, he is an Independent Director L&T HE IC, President- Defence & Internal Security, Geospatial Media & Communications, Governing Council member of Indian Golf Union and Women’s Golf Association
He has been a Distinguished Fellow of IETE and has assumed the office of President on 24th Sep 2016.