Dr. Raj Iyer, a doctor of Indian descent, has been promoted to the rank of Chief Information Officer (CIO) of the United States Army. The post was created in 2020 by the Pentagon. He is the first Indian in this place to be named.
Dr. Raj Iyer, who has been promoted to a senior position in the US defense Department, has a Ph.d. in Electrical Engineering. He then acted as the Army’s Chief Advisor. In the area of information management and technology, his services were.
He has a good military experience in a career of 26 years. Dr. Iyer is originally from Tiruchirappalli in Tamil Nadu. He spent his childhood in Bangalore and studied at the National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli. He then went to America for his studies.
Raj Iyer, who assumed the position equivalent to a three-star general in the US Army, will guide the Army on an annual budget of $ 16 billion in information technology and about 15,000 civilians and military personnel deployed in 100 countries will work under them. Raj Iyer will guide the US Army in the modernization and implementation of policies to counter the US military against China and Russia.