Lt Gen Rajender Singh, is the CEO of DLF Foundation since 2009. As a social innovator, Lt Gen Singh has been instrumental in expanding the programmes of DLF Foundation from its infancy stage in 2009, to a Foundation with large scale social interventions, in the areas of Skill Training, Education, Healthcare and Community Development and he was able to so expand their scope of activities that the DLF were conferred the prestigious Golden Peacock Award 2010 for CSR.
Gen Singh belongs to the KUMAON Regiment and has held a number of important assignments like Chief of Staff of Northern Command and Force Commander of the UN Peace Keeping Forces in Ethiopia & Eritrea. He was the Director General of Infantry, the largest arm of the Indian Army from 2007 to 2008. A recipient of PVSM the country’s highest Distinguished Service Award, Gen Singh retired from the army in Dec 2008.