Shri Devendra Kumar, Director General (Personnel) is an Indian Defence Service of Engineer (IDSE) officer of 1982 UPSC Engineering Services Exam. He is graduate in Civil Engineering from MANIT Bhopal and Post graduate in Civil Engineering from IIT Kharagpur. The officer has expertise in planning, structural design and execution of variety of projects meant for all three Defence Services, DRDO, OFB. KV and CGQA.
The officer has been associated with execution of project and maintenance works at levels of AGE, GE, CWE and CE at different MES Units across the country. The officer has done staff appointments of Dy Dir (Design), Dir (Design), Dir (Plg) and also Principal Director. He has also performed duties of Jt DG (Personnel) dealing with Pers issue of MES civilian officers and subordinate staff at CE Command level. As ADG (Project), he has been instrumented is raising and establishment the new unit to ensure its effective functioning. As ADG (Project), he has directed, guided and mentored six Zonal CEs and two CCEs dealing with Coast Guards, OFB, DRDO and Army Works.
The services of the officer have been acknowledged by award of FoC-in-C SNC and Chief of Naval Staff Commendation.