Michael R. Cote
President & CEO
Mike Cote became chairman and CEO of SecureWorks in February of 2002 and led the company through an acquisition by Dell in February of 2011. Under his leadership, the company has grown to become one of the leading security services firms. Prior to joining SecureWorks, Mr. Cote held executive positions with Talus Solutions, a pricing and revenue management software firm acquired by Manugistics in 2000. Mr. Cote joined Talus from MSI Solutions, a web application development and systems integration company where he was Chief Operating Officer. In addition to other technology executive roles, Mr. Cote's early career included international assignments with KPMG. Mr. Cote's leadership style is marked by open communication, high integrity, and a customer-centric philosophy. Mr. Cote is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of Business Executives for National Security. He is a graduate of Boston College with a double major in computer science and accounting.