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Israel Defense Forces: General Staff

(Updated October 2013)

Rank Name Position
Lt. Gen.
Chief of the General Staff
Maj. Gen.
Gadi Eizenkot
Deputy Chief of the General Staff
Maj. Gen.
Guy Tzur
GOC Army Headquarters
Maj. Gen.
Amir Eshel
Commander of the Air Force
Maj. Gen.
Ram Rothberg
Commander of the Navy
Maj. Gen.
Yair Golan
GOC Northern Command
Maj. Gen.
Nitzan Alon
GOC Central Command
Maj. Gen.
Sami Turgeman
GOC Southern Command
Maj. Gen.
Eyal Eisenberg
GOC Home Front Command
Maj. Gen.
Yoav Har Even
Head of Operations Directorate
Maj. Gen.
Head of Manpower Directorate
Maj. Gen.
Nimrod Shefer
Head of Plans and Policy Directorate
Maj. Gen.
Aviv Kochavi
Head of Intelligence Directorate
Maj. Gen.
Kobi Barak
Head of Technological and Logistics Directorate
Maj. Gen.
Uzi Moscovitch
Head of the Computer Service Directorate
Maj. Gen.
Noam Tibon
Commander of the Northern Corps
Maj. Gen.
Shay Avital
Commander of the Depth Corps
Maj. Gen.
Gershon Hacohen
Commander of the General Staff Corps
Maj. Gen.
Yossi Baidatz
Commander of the Military Colleges
Maj. Gen.
Eitan Dangot
Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories
Brig. Gen.
Danny Efroni
Military Advocate General
Maj. Gen.
Shai Yaniv
President of the Military Court of Appeals
Maj. Gen. (Res.)
Dan Harel
Director General of the Ministry of Defense
Maj. Gen.
Eyal Zamir
Military Secretary of the Prime Minister
Brig. Gen. (Res.)
Ofir Shoham
Director of Development of Weapons and Technology Industry
Brig. Gen.
Moti Almoz
IDF Spokesperson
Brig. Gen.
Re'em Aminoah
Financial Advisor to the Chief-of-Staff
Brig.Gen. (Ret.)
Hagai Tannenbaum-Erez
Defense Establishment Comptroller
Maj. Gen. (Res.)
Director of the Mossad
Yoram Cohen
Head of the Israel Security Agency

Sources: Israel Defense Forces