Mike is the Vice President of Corporate Development for QCI. He is an engineer and executive experienced at helping early-stage deep-technology companies grow and thrive.
Prior to joining QCI, Mike was the Founder and CEO of Origent Data Sciences, a life sciences analytics company that uses AI and predictive modeling to optimize pharmaceutical human clinical trials for neurodegenerative diseases. Earlier, as a Principal leading the New Ventures consulting practice at Right Start Consulting, Mike founded Topspin Labs, a business incubator that partners with established companies to commercialize their technologies into new markets by co-founding new startups to pursue those opportunities. Prior to Right Start, Mike served as Vice President of Operations for Gannon Technologies Group, a high-tech R&D firm developing various federal defense and intelligence community agencies.
Mike holds engineering degrees from Washington University in St. Louis and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management.