Leadership > Mike O’Brien
Mike O’Brien is a co-founder of Appirio and oversees our Corporate Strategy and Legal team. Mike brings over 20 years of experience leading large enterprise software deployments that involve complex business requirements for global businesses.
Before joining Appirio, Mike served as Borland Software’s vice president of professional services for the Americas, where he led the global roll-out of enterprise development tools at EDS. Prior to that, he was vice president for professional services at webMethods, where he oversaw the North American consulting team on global implementations at government agencies and commercial enterprises such as Bank of America, Eastman Chemical and Dell. Previously, he was a senior consultant and project manager at WaveFront Consulting.
Mike started his career with five years of service as a U.S. Nuclear Submarine Officer, where he was certified as a naval nuclear engineer and supervised all ship-wide and nuclear power plant operations.
Mike holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from the U.S. Naval Academy.