Secretary of Information and Communications Technology
Kalihim ng Teknolohiyang Pang-Impormasyon at Komunikasyon
Incumbent
Ivan John Uy
since June 30, 2022
StyleThe Honorable
AppointerThe President with the consent of the Commission on Appointments
Term lengthAt the President's pleasure
Inaugural holderRodolfo Salalima
FormationJune 9, 2016
Websitewww.dict.gov.ph

The Secretary of the Information and Communications Technology (Filipino: Kalihim ng Teknolohiyang Pang-Impormasyon at Komunikasyon) is the member of the Cabinet in charge of the Department of Information and Communications Technology.

The current secretary is Ivan John Uy who assumed office on June 30, 2022 and was confirmed by the Commission on Appointments on December 7, 2022.

List of secretaries of Information and Communications Technology

# Name Term Began Term Ended President
1 Rodolfo Salalima[1] June 30, 2016 September 22, 2017 Rodrigo Duterte
OIC Eliseo Rio Jr.[2] October 12, 2017 July 1, 2019
2 Gregorio Honasan[3] July 1, 2019 October 8, 2021
OIC Jose Arturo de Castro[4] October 8, 2021 December 20, 2021
Act Emmanuel Rey Caintic[5] December 20, 2021 June 30, 2022
3 Ivan John Uy[6] June 30, 2022 Incumbent Bongbong Marcos

References

  1. ^ "Former Globe Chief Legal Counsel Becomes First DICT Chief - www.unbox.ph". www.unbox.ph. June 21, 2016. Retrieved June 22, 2016.
  2. ^ Esmaquel, Paterno II (October 12, 2017). "Duterte names OICs to DOH, DICT". Rappler. Retrieved October 12, 2017.
  3. ^ Corrales, Nestor (July 1, 2019). "Honasan takes oath as new DICT chief, attends Cabinet meeting". Inquirer. Retrieved July 1, 2019.
  4. ^ Ronda, Rainier Allan (October 12, 2021). "Lawyer takes over DICT post". The Philippine Star. Retrieved December 23, 2021.
  5. ^ Ronda, Rainier Allan (December 20, 2021). "Caintic takes over as DICT acting secretary". The Philippine Star. Retrieved December 23, 2021.
  6. ^ Domingo, Katrina (May 30, 2022). "Marcos picks PNoy's ex-Cabinet member Ivan Uy as next DICT chief". ABS-CBN News. Retrieved May 30, 2022.