Mike Brown

Aerial view of Silicon Valley at dusk, with a portion of the San Mateo/Hayward Bridge visible. (Photo by Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images).

Forging the defense industrial base for the digital age

Former US Deputy CTO Nick Sinai argues the Pentagon must work with Silicon Valley to ensure the latest technology reaches the battlefield.
Performing the Duties of the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment Greg Kausner, attends and provides remarks on the U.S. perspective on military mobility in Europe during the virtual EU military mobility symposium co-hosted by the European Defence Agency and EU Council President from the the Pentagon, Washington, D.C., May 6, 2021. (DoD photo by U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Jack Sanders)

Pentagon names Gregory Kausner acting head of acquisition

Paul Cramer takes up the No.2 procurement job as Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment.
Brett Goldstein, Neil Degrasse Tyson and Mike Brown receive a brief from an Airman at an MQ-9 Reaper display at Creech Air Force Base, Nevada, Sept. 12, 2019. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Haley Stevens)

DIU’s Mike Brown is Biden’s pick to head DOD acquisition

Mike Brown is set be nominated by the president to be DOD's undersecretary for acquisition and sustainment.