Lesser-known Raj Shah, Obama appointee, quits as Pentagon-Silicon Valley liaison

first_imgDuring the Obama years, the highest-profile Indian-American in the administration was Dr. Rajiv ‘Raj’ Shah, administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development. In the Trump administration, it’s a different Raj Shah — the man who is the president’s principal deputy press secretary.But there is yet another Raj Shah, an Obama administration holdover who until recently had been the Pentagon’s liaison to Silicon Valley. Shah, who flew largely under the radar for the past two years, recently quit his post as head of the Mountain Valley, California-based Defense Innovation Unit Experimental (DIUx), popularly known as the Pentagon’s innovation shop.Read it at India Abroad Related Itemslast_img read more