Mike is a seasoned senior executive and entrepreneur with over 30 years’ experience in technology and a demonstrated track record with respect to legal, finance, business development, and business and technology management.
Prior to coming to Azul, Mike was Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs and the Head of International Business Development for STI, a public technology company specializing in providing hardware solutions for the cellular communications industry.
Prior to STI, Mike served as Vice President and General Counsel for HPL Technologies, Inc. a public enterprise software company located in San Jose, CA. Prior to HPL, Mike was Executive VP and Chief Administrative Officer as well as one of the 3 founders of domainLogix, an enterprise software provider which was subsequently acquired. Prior to domainLogix, Mike was President as well as one of the 3 founders of Cipient Networks, an enterprise software provider which was subsequently acquired. Additionally, Mike has served as senior Vice president and Chief Administrative Officer and/or General Counsel for 3 Silicon Valley headquartered public technology corporations.
Mike holds a J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law and a B.A. from San Jose State University. He is a licensed attorney in California.