Lieutenant General (Retd) Zamir Ul Hassan Shah was commissioned in Army Air Defence in October 1980. He is a graduate of Command and Staff College Quetta, National Defence University Islamabad, Air Defence Force Institute Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Royal War College Jordan. He holds Masters Degree from Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad and Mauta University Jordan. He has served on a number of Command, Staff and Instructional appointments; to include General Staff Officer Grade-1 Military Operations Directorate and Chief of Staff Army Air Defence Command. He has commanded an Air Defence Regiment, Air Defence Brigade, Air Defence Division and Army Air Defence Command. He has remained on the faculty of Command and Staff College Quetta and National Defence University Islamabad. He was also part of the team which established War College at Saudi Arabia in 2007. He has served on prestigious appointment of Adjutant General Pakistan Army.


In recognition of his excellent professional services, he has been conferred with the high award of Hilal-i-Imtiaz (Military). He was appointed as Secretary Ministry of Defence Government of Pakistan with effect from 25 August 2016.

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