ADMIRAL DATUK MOHD REZA BIN MOHD SANY
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CHIEF OF NAVY
Admiral Datuk Mohd Reza bin Mohd Sany was born on 13th August 1963 in Kuala Lumpur. He joined the Navy on 1st May 1981 after completing his education at the Royal Military College. Admiral Datuk Mohd Reza assumed command as the 17th Royal Malaysian Navy Chief on 30th November 2018. Throughout his service, he has held a number of appointments ashore and at sea as well as Joint Services such as Deputy Chief of Navy, Joint Force Commander, Commander of Naval Region 1, Aide-de-Camp to the 14th Yang Di-Pertuan Agong, Assistant Chief of Staff (Human Resource) and Assistant Chief of Staff (Plans and Operations). His last appointment at sea was the Commanding Officer of KD LEKIU.
Admiral Datuk Mohd Reza has attended various professional and military courses throughout his career. These include Long Gunnery at INS Dronacharya, India, International Crisis Management Course at the Institute of Diplomacy and Foreign Relations (IDFR), Kuala Lumpur as well as various other career and professional courses. He is a graduate of the US Naval Command Course, Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island and also a graduate of the National Defence University, Islamabad, Pakistan where he earned his Master of Science in Defence and Strategic Studies.
During his free time, Admiral Datuk Mohd Reza bin Mohd Sany likes to go hunting, fishing and loves outdoor activities. He is married to Datin Maslina binti Ismail and blessed with five sons.