Harry D. Raduege, Jr., is chairman of the Deloitte Center for Cyber Innovation, the Washington, D.C.-based Center focused on developing leading cyber solutions for clients grappling with the need for secure, interoperable information systems - whether in business, government or on the battlefield.
Mr. Raduege retired after serving 35 years in the U.S. military as Lieutenant General. He worked in the areas of technology, including telecommunications, space, information and network operations. He served more than 17 years in joint duty assignments. In his last position, he led Department of Defense netcentric operations as the director of the Defense Information Systems Agency. In that role, Mr. Raduege directed planning, engineering and implementation of interoperable communications and intelligence systems serving the needs of the President, the Secretary of Defense, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, combatant Commanders, and the military services. Notably, he led efforts to restore communications to the Pentagon following the September 11 terrorist attacks; upgraded presidential communications; and led the successful expansion of the department's Global Information Grid through a $1 billion transformational communications program.