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Lieutenant General Datuk Dr. William Stevenson

LIEUTENANT GENERAL DATUK DR. WILLIAM STEVENSON

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CHIEF EXECUTIVE, MALAYSIAN INSTITUTE OF DEFENCE AND SECURITY (MiDAS)

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Lieutenant General Datuk Dr. William Stevenson is Chief Executive of the Malaysian Institute of Defence and Security (MiDAS). Prior to this appointment, he was the Inspector General of the Malaysian Armed Forces. He is also currently Chairman of The Track II Network of ASEAN Defence and Security Institutions (NADI) and member of the Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific (CSCAP).

During his service he has held various command positions in the Army and staff appointments at the Armed Forces Headquarters. He was also a trainer and has served as an instructor and directing staff at various training institutions such as the Institute of Military Engineering, Army Institute of Management, Army Combat Training Centre and the Army Senior Officers Institute. During his tenure in the field units, he was involved in counter insurgency operations at the Malaysia-Thailand border.

Apart from his military background, Lieutenant General Datuk Dr. William Stevenson earned a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh UK in 1995, and graduated with a Doctorate in Philosophy from University Putra Malaysia. He had also attended the Senior Executive Program in National and International Security at Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Boston, USA.