Lieutenant General Jai Singh Nain
Gen. Jai Singh Nain is known for his 40 years of selfless and illustrious service in diverse operations and terrain, has epitomized visionary leadership at the strategic level. His inspirational zeal and passion towards his responsibilities always transcended personal glory and comfort.
As GOC-in-C, Southern Command, he contributed demonstratively to the evolution and adaptation of the command operational and operational logistics plan to the tenets of the Western Front Strategy and steered restructuring at theatre and operational levels, in a theaterised and emerging technological Environment.
He conducted the command exercise with Troops, a first of kind, multi-domain future war construct.
Contributed significantly to the Army’s perspective strategic thought by crafting - Indian Army Vision 2050, which was specially complimented by the Hon’ble Raksha Mantri.
As Divisional Commander, Corps Commander and Army Commander, the General Officer exercised judicial and quasi-judicial powers most fairly, impartially and judiciously, ‘without fear or favour’ to the extent that, to the best of his knowledge, none of his decisions have ever been referred back for review.
He has conceptualised, developed and published a ‘Vision Document’ for the Indian Army, which has since then paved the way for combating future challenges for the Indian Army.
He has headed and controlled a force of approximately 1.5 lakh combatants/ civilians, as also effectively managed an annual outlay of 1500 Crores.
He is known for his vigorous qualitative, quantitative and analytical skills, showcased by his capability of identifying and using information and data to set goals and priorities. He make decisions and measure performance, while considering competing priorities and other perspectives within and outside the organization.
Awards and Accomplishments
Awards and Accomplishments
Gen. Jai Singh Nain was honoured with the ‘Param Vishisht Seva Medal’ in 2022 and the ‘Ati Vishisht Seva Medal’ in 2017.
He was also the honorary Aid-De-Camp to Hon’ble President of India in 2022.
As instructor of Infantry School Mhow, he was responsible for moulding the minds of young officers of the Indian Army.
As Patron and Chairman, Board of Administration to six Army Colleges and 30 Army Public Schools he provided strategic guidance and support towards effective management.
He was the Chief of the Army Staff Commendation Cards in 2008, 2009 and 2013.
Why Lieutenant General Jai Singh Nain?
Gen. Jai Singh is known to have displayed integrity, tolerance to ambiguity, selflessness and initiative in all his assignments. He has delivered motivational talks at National Defence College, Dhaka (BD), Defence Services and Army Public Schools.
A through professional who imbibed the nuances of his profession from the very start of his career and upholds the military ethos and values of the highest degree. He is adaptable to different kinds of work environments and ability to effectively interact with members of an organization and carry the team along. He has a proven track record in effective man management at all levels in the Indian Army and increasing his popularity as a guest speaker due to his exceptional stories and intrinsically driven persona.