Mike is a proven information technology executive, company builder, and entrepreneur.
He is an expert in information security, business development, and product design/development. He has experience running large teams and multi-million-
dollar projects for a Fortune-100 bank as well as working with startups that need to set direction and go from "zero to one" as it is now commonly called.
As head of InfoSec at Lehman Brothers, he was instrumental in creating and operationalizing the bank’s security program.
As a co-founder of Bastille Networks, he helped raise over $40m in VC to create a powerhouse in the RF security sector. In addition to a fundraising and leadership role, he was instrumental in shaping the company's product roadmap, viability, and patent portfolio.
Most recently he helped launch 1Kosmos, a next-generation Identity company that is changing the way people interact with digital systems. Here, he built the company's executive team, raised capital, and developed strategic alliances to position the company for exponential growth.