Founder and CEO
Founder and CEO of InQuest, Michael brings extensive expertise from the public sectors, having dedicated nearly 15 years as the director of the Pentagon’s Computer Incident Response Team (PENTCIRT). Leading one of the world’s largest and most targeted offices, his operational experience remains unmatched. With hands-on knowledge spanning across a wide range of security products, Michael has held prominent positions within the US Department of Defense (DoD) and the Intelligence Community (IC). He is widely recognized as a Subject Matter Expert in intrusion detection and analysis, having authored multiple DoD standards. In 2007, he received the prestigious Army Information Assurance Professional of the Year award.