Category: Transfer Postings

Trump Named Robert Blair to Promote Global Communication

(Washington)Trump Named Robert Blair to Promote Global Communication
President Donald J. Trump has named Robert Blair of Virginia as the Special Representative for International Telecommunications Policy.
In this capacity, Mr. Blair will lead the strategic prioritization of United States efforts to promote a secure and reliable global communications system.
He will coordinate interagency efforts and serve as a liaison to industry, non-governmental, and international stakeholders to promote the development, deployment, and operation of the next-generation telecommunications infrastructure that will provide the security, data privacy, and stability required for a fully interconnected world.
In this new capacity, Mr. Blair will support the Administration’s 5G efforts led by the Assistant to the President for Economy Policy, Larry Kudlow.
Mr. Blair will continue to serve as Assistant to the President and the Senior Advisor to the Chief of Staff. Before joining the White House, Mr. Blair was the Associate Director for Defense Programs at the Office of Management and Budget.

Pratt & Whitney Appointed Ashmita Sethi as MD

(New Delhi) Pratt & Whitney Appointed Ashmita Sethi as MD
Engine-maker Pratt and Whitney (PW) on Thursday appointed Ashmita Sethi as the managing director of its India division.
The 320neo family planes, powered by PW engines, have been facing frequent on-ground and mid-air glitches since their induction in the fleets of IndiGo and GoAir in 2016.
Palash Roy Chowdhury, who served as the managing director of the Indian division of PW for around eight years, had put in his papers in July.