Shri Sanjeev Gahlot, an IDSE officer of 1983 batch, had assumed the appointment of DG (Pers) on 01 Feb 2021. The DG (Pers) looks after all personnel matters relating to MES civilian officers and subordinates. Prior to this appointment, Shri Gahlot tenanted important appointments of Jt DG (Pers & Trg) at HQ CE CC, Arbitrator at Standing Panel of Arbitration (SPA) Lucknow and ADG (NEI).
He had been involved in Planning, Design, Execution and maintenance of Defence assets of Army, Air Force and Navy while working as Assistant Garrison Engineer, Garrison Engineer, Commander Works Engineer at different station across length and breadth of the country. The most challenging task handled by him was construction of Naval Jettys at Vizag for Navy War Ships and construction of AIIMS at Jodhpur in 100 Acre area having 1000 bedded hospital and other medical Departments.
Shri Sanjeev Gahlot is an aluminous of MBM Engineering College Jodhpur and did his B Tech in Civil Engineering and M. Tech (Structure) from IIT Delhi. He has also worked as Assistant Professor at MBM Engineering College before joining MES.
He was pivotal in design of various complex projects while working as Director (Design) in the office of ADG (D&C) Pune.