Islamabad: Rear Admiral Tanveer Faiz has taken over as Commander of the Pakistan Navy fleet while Rear Admiral Asif Sandila is the new chief of the Logistics Command.
Faiz will exercise full operational and administrative control over all fleet units, including destroyers, missile boats, submarines, the naval air arm and other supporting establishments, said an official statement issued today.
Sandila will be in-charge of all naval construction and repair facilities, logistics units and depots.
Faiz was commissioned in the operations branch of the Pakistan Navy in 1975 and joined the submarine service. He served on various operational billets and commanded two submarines and a guided missile destroyer.
He also served as commander of the submarine squadron, Director of Naval Intelligence and naval attaché to China.
Before taking over as Commander of Logistics, Sandila served as Commander of the Pakistan Fleet.