Indian Navy, Vice Admiral MA Hampiholi, AVSM, NM has assumed charge as the Commandant, INA. Hampiholi has replaced the Vice Admiral Dinesh K Tripathi, AVSM, NM who served as the Commandant, INA for a one year tenure (12 June 2019 to 27 July 2020)

VA, Hampiholi is an alumnus of the NDA, Khadakvasala, Defence Services Staff College, Wellington, Tamil Nadu, the erstwhile College of Naval warfare, Karanja,Maharashtra and the prestigious National Defence College, New Delhi.