Dr. Brig. A. K. Lal, Director,SBIIMS, had joined the Indian Army after his Engineering, where he served for 32 years . While serving in Army he was associated with engineering support to defence equipment, HR & Logistics Management ,Defence procurement, teaching & administration in Military College of Electronics & Mechanical Engg etc. He was sent abroad and was awarded with Army Chief’s Commendation. While serving in Army, he completed his M Tech, MCM & MBA.
Post retirement he served as Principal of Engg Colleges,Dean PG & Director of Management Institutes.He also completed his PhD in Management. He has written number of papers which have been published in Military as well as civil journals.