Maj Gen (Dr) Gagandeep Bakshi, SM, VSM (Retd) is a well-known strategic analyst and TV commentator on Security Issues. He is one of India’s most combat experienced officers and a prolific writer with over 30 books and 200 papers to his credit.
He has had two tenures in India’s prestigious Directorate General of Military Operations (DGMO), in key appointments that provided him a unique overview of India’s threat assessment. He has also taught at the Indian Military Academy (IMA), the Defence Services Staff College (DSSC) and the prestigious National Defence College (NDC) at New Delhi, where he completed his PhD on Limited Wars in South Asia. Currently he is the Editor of the Indian Military Review and a Senior Security Advisor with a leading Indian Multinational Corporate Group with a global presence.