Michael DeCesare

Michael DeCesare
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Michael DeCesare has been the chief executive officer and president of ForeScout Technologies since March 2015. He has more than 20 years of leadership experience with innovative security companies.

Prior to ForeScout, DeCesare served as president of Intel Security, previously McAfee. Under his leadership, the company posted multiple quarters of double-digit revenue growth. He also served as senior vice president of Worldwide Field Operations at EMC. During his time there, he was responsible for the management and growth of EMC's software operations, overseeing global channels, alliances and partners, global product sales, global accounts and field business operations. DeCesare has also held senior leadership roles at Documentum, where he served as senior vice president of worldwide field operations, and Oracle, where he served as vice president of field sales.

DeCesare received a BA in communications from Villanova University. He also attended the San Francisco Culinary Academy.