Vice Admiral G.S. Pabby, assumes charge as Chief of Materiel, Indian Navy
Vice Admiral G.S. Pabby, AVSM, VSM has assumed charge as the Chief of Materiel of the Indian Navy on October 31, 2016. The Admiral is a graduate with honours in mechanical engineering and M. Tech in systems and controls from IIT Mumbai. During his illustrious career spanning over three-and-a-half decades, the Admiral has served onboard a wide range of front line ships including Russian Petya class of ships, Russian Kashin class destroyers and indigenously designed and built Delhi class destroyers.
He has done a variety of challenging jobs in the Naval Dockyard Mumbai, covering almost all facets of complex engineering functions related to major refits and upgrades of ship board equipment and systems. He has also been associated with planning and creation of new infrastructure in the dockyard.