Biden appoints Richard Verma to Intelligence Advisory Board

Richard Verma is a former US Ambassador to India and also served as the assistant secretary of state and national security advisor to the Senate Majority Leader.

Biden appoints Richard Verma to Intelligence Advisory Board
Former US envoy to India Richard Verma. Source: india.georgetown.edu

The White House announced that US President Joe Biden plans to nominate Indian American Richard Verma to his Intelligence Advisory Board- the board which advises the president on the country's intelligence performance.

The President's Intelligence Advisory Board exists solely to help the President by offering an impartial source of advice on the intelligence community's efficacy in addressing the nation's intelligence requirements, as well as on its long term zeal and vision.