General Nadeem Raza, Nishan-i-Imtiaz (Military) was commissioned in an
Infantry Regiment in 1985. The General is a graduate of Command and Staff
College Quetta and National Defence University Islamabad. He has also
attended Company Commander Course in Germany.
The General carries with him a varied experience of command, staff and instructional appointments. He has been a Brigade Major of an Infantry Brigade, General Staff Officer-1 at Military Operations Directorate, Chief of Staff of a Strike Corps and Chief of General Staff.
On the instructional side, he has been on the faculty of School of Infantry and Tactics, Command and Staff College, Quetta, War College Islamabad and Commandant Pakistan Military Academy.
The General Officer has commanded an Infantry Battalion, Infantry Brigade along Line of Control, Infantry Division in operational area and a Corps along Line of Control.
He assumed the appointment of Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee on 27 November 2019.
He is happily married and blessed with three sons and a daughter.