Rear Admiral Sanjay Sadhu, NM, took over as Admiral Superintendent Naval Dockyard, Visakhapatnam from Rear Admiral IB Uthaiah, AVSM, VSM at a ceremony held on 06 April 2022.
Rear Admiral Sanjay Sadhu was commissioned into the Indian Navy in November 1987.
The Flag Officer holds a BTech degree in Marine Engineering, a Masters in Mechanical Engineering and an MPhil in Defence and Strategic Studies. During his distinguished career spanning over 34 years, he has held several Operational, Dockyard, Design and Staff appointments.
He has served onboard aircraft carrier Viraat for five years, tenanting two appointments, including the appointment of Engineer Officer and has also served onboard frontline frigates INS Dunagiri and Brahmaputra.
Prior to taking over as the Admiral Superintendent, he held the appointments of Chief Staff Officer (Technical) ENC and Additional Director General (Submarine Design Group) at IHQMoD (Navy).
His other key appointments
His other key appointments include Principal Director Aircraft Carrier Projects, Additional General Manager (Production) at Naval Dockyard, Mumbai, Commodore Superintendent at Naval Ship Repair Yard (Karwar) and Commodore (Marine Engineering) at IHQMoD (Navy). Rear Admiral Sanjay
Sadhu is an alumnus of Naval War College
Sadhu is an alumnus of Naval War College and was awarded NaoSena Medal by the President of India in 2016. Rear Admiral IB Uthaiah, who was at the helm of Naval Dockyard, Visakhapatnam has taken over as Chief Staff Officer (Technical) ENC