Command Sergeant Major Ibrahim Latheef is currently serving as the Command Sergeant Major of Service Corps.
Command Sergeant Major Ibrahim Latheef enlisted in the Maldives National Defence Force (MNDF) on 19th June 1994 after completing his secondary education from English Preparatory and Secondary School, Male’.
CSM Ibrahim Latheef has the privilege of being the Acting Senior Enlisted Leader of MNDF Noncommissioned Officers Academy in the year 2011 and Senior Enlisted Leader for the year 2017. He also held the appointment of Acting Command Sergeant Major of MNDF Service Corps, from 18th August 2010 to 21 August 2011 and 05th August 2012 to 01st October 2013, Acting Command Sergeant Major of MNDF Central Area Command from 02nd October 2013 to 15 November 2014 and Acting Command Sergeant Major of MNDF Male’ Area Command from 16 November 2014 to 21 June 2016. He has served as an instructor at MNDF NCO Academy for three years, where he has instructed in Ten Corporals Courses, five Sergeant Courses, two NCO Career Courses and three NCO Advance Courses. He has the honor of being a member of MNDF NCO Academy Core Group. He has worked as Enlisted Promotion Board member during his tenure of MNDF Service Corps Acting Command Sergeant Major in 2010/2011.
He is a graduate of MNDF NCO Academy Corporal Course and NCO Career Course (then called Sergeant Course) and NCO Advance Course. Various military trainings he has completed include an Automated Data Processing (System Analyst and Programmer’s) Course from Indian Army, Information Technology Managers Course from Indian Navy and Automated Data Processing (Systems) Course from Indian Army.
He has completed a one year Diploma program on Information Technology from University of Colombo, Sri Lanka and a Diploma in Military Studies from College of Defence and Security Studies, Maldives.
Among various workshops and seminars he has attended include Junior NCO Leadership Workshop, Workshop on Disaster Management, Workshop on Maldivian Geography and Senior Enlisted Seminar, conducted in MNDF.
Sergeant Major Ibrahim Latheef has been decorated with Good Conduct Ribbon for thrice, Defence Force Service Ribbon, Dedicated Service Ribbon, Long Services Ribbon, Special Duty Ribbon, Presidential Ribbon, SAARC Medal, Defence Force Medal and Good Conduct Medal.
In the field of sports he participated as player in MNDF Inter unit Handball, Basket Ball, Volley Ball tournaments and as organizing official of these tournaments.
Sergeant Major Ibrahim Latheef is married and is blessed with two children.