FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WASHINGTON – Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) today announced the selection of Bob De Luca as the agency’s new Deputy Chief Information Officer (DCIO).
In his new role, Mr. De Luca will oversee the day-to-day administrative functions of the FDIC’s Chief Information Officer Organization and will lead the agency’s efforts to improve application and infrastructure security.
Mr. De Luca joins the FDIC from the General Services Administration (GSA), where he served as executive director of the Information Technology Centers of Excellence (CoE) since its inception in 2018.
Prior to joining GSA, Mr. De Luca was the CIO at the U.S. Development Finance Corporation (formerly known as the Overseas Private Investment Corporation) and the president of Cachendo LLC, a strategic design firm that works with government agencies such as the U.S. Agency for International Development, the U.S. Department of State, and the Millennium Challenge Corporation. Mr. De Luca began his career in public service in the U.S. Army and currently serves in the U.S. Air Force, Maryland Air National Guard, 175th Cyberspace Operations Squadron. In 2019 and 2020, he was recognized by FedScoop as one of the Best Bosses in Federal IT.
Mr. De Luca has an MBA from Drexel University, a BSEE from the U.S. Military Academy, and a number of professional certifications, including Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP), Project Management Professional (PMP), Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEHv8), and DoD Acquisition (ACQ 101) Certified.
He started at the FDIC on July 6, 2020.