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Director-General of Inter-Services Intelligence

The Director-General is head of the Inter-Services Intelligence, Pakistan's premier intelligence service, operationally responsible for providing critical national security and intelligence assessment to the Government of Pakistan. The current DG ISI is Faiz Hameed since 17 June 2019.[1]

Director-General of Inter-Services Intelligence
Incumbent
Lieutenant General Faiz Hameed

sinceĀ 17 june 2019
ResidenceChaklala, Rawalpindi
AppointerPrime Minister on recommendation of Chief of Army Staff
Term length3 Years
Inaugural holderSyed Shahid Hamid
Formation1948

Directors-GeneralEdit

Director-General Start of term End of term
1 Robert Cawthome 1948 1950
2 Syed Shahid Hamid 1950 1959
3 Riaz Hussain 1959 1966
4 Mohammad Akbar Khan 1966 1971
5 Ghulam Jilani Khan 1971 1977
6 Muhammad Riaz 1977 1979
7 Akhtar Abdur Rahman June 1979 March 1987
8 Hameed Gul March 1987 May 1989
9 Shamsur Rahman Kallu May 1989 August 1990
10 Asad Durrani August 1990 March 1992
11 Javed Nasir March 1992 May 1993
12 Javed Ashraf Qazi May 1993 1995
13 Naseem Rana October 1995 October 1998
14 Ziauddin Butt October 1998 October 1999
15 Mahmud Ahmed October 1999 October 2001
16 Ehsan ul Haq October 2001 October 2004
17 Ashfaq Parvez Kayani October 2004 October 2007
18 Nadeem Taj October 2007 October 2008
19 Ahmad Shuja Pasha October 2008 March 2012
20 Zaheerul Islam March 2012 November 2014
21 Rizwan Akhtar November 2014 December 2016
22 Naveed Mukhtar December 2016 October 2018
23 Asim Munir October 2018 16 June 2019
24 Faiz Hameed 17 June 2019 Present

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Lt. Gen Faiz Hameed appointed as DG ISI among new appointments in Pakistan army". www.thenews.com.pk. 2019-06-16. Retrieved 2019-06-16.