News Tech: IBM Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Arvind Krishna has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. The Federal Reserve Bank of New York announced Monday that Krishna, 60, has been elected to the Class B Board of Trustees “representing, but not exclusively, the general public with due regard for the interests of agriculture, commerce, industry, services and labor.” Did. The New York Fed said in a statement that Krishna will serve in the department for the remainder of his three-year term, which ends on December 31, 2023.
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York works within the Federal Reserve System and with other public and private sector agencies to promote the safety, health and vitality of the U.S. economy and financial system. It is one of 12 regional reserve banks, along with the Washington D.C. board of directors. Form the Federal Reserve. The Federal Reserve, as it is commonly known, is an independent government agency created by Congress in 1913 to act as the central bank of the United States.
“In his current and previous roles, Krishna has led the creation and expansion of IBM’s new markets in cloud, artificial intelligence, blockchain and quantum computing. He has also played a key role in the development of IBM products and solutions,” the statement added. Krishna graduated from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur with a Bachelor’s degree and a Ph.D. He is from the University of Illinois Urbana He is from Champaign He was formerly Vice President of Cloud and Cognitive Software. He also led IBM Research and served as General Manager of the IBM Systems and Technology Group’s development and manufacturing organization.
The Federal Reserve Act of 1913 requires each Reserve Bank to operate under the oversight of a board of directors. Each Reserve Bank has nine trustees representing the interests of the reserve, whose experience gives them a broad range of expertise to help them meet their political and operational responsibilities, the statement said.