Brigadier General Nicolas D Ojeda Jr (Ret) MIM CIO is currently the Deputy Executive Director for Cybersecurity and Operations of the Department of Information and Communications Technology. He graduated at the Philippine Military Academy, Strategic Human Resources Course, Advanced Management Program and Master in Information Management. He has more than 28 years in ICT and information security. He was a Signal Officer for 30 years. He was a Microwave Comms and Satellite Systems engineer, Head, Information Technology Division, and commanded the Philippines Army Management Information Center. He is certified Chief Information Officer (CIO) by the US Department of Defense.