The Chief of the General Staff (Czech language: Náčelník Generálního štábu ) is the Chief of the General Staff of the Military of the Czech Republic. He is appointed by the President of the Czech Republic, who is the commander-in-chief. The current Chief of the General Staff is Lt. General Petr Pavel.
List of chiefs of the general staff
|1||Karel Pezl||1927–||General of the Army||1 January 1993||1993|
|2||Jiří Nekvasil||1948–||Colonel General||1993||30 April 1998|
|3||Jiří Šedivý||1953–||General of the Army||1 May 1998||30 November 2002|
|4||Pavel Štefka||1954–||General of the Army||1 December 2002||28 February 2007|
|5||Vlastimil Picek||1956–||General of the Army||1 March 2007||30 June 2012||Afterwards served as the Minister of Defence from 2013 to 2014|
|6||Petr Pavel||1961–||Lt. General||1 July 2012||Present|