Michael DeCesare has more than 20 years of sales experience at industry-leading technology companies. Previously the vice president of global operations at McAfee, DeCesare was responsible for leading global operations, including manufacturing, facilities, travel, and information technology, as well as worldwide sales, channels, sales engineering, consulting services, and education services. Since joining McAfee in 2007, DeCesare has continued to fortify the expansion of McAfee sales around the globe, which has resulted in multiple quarters of double-digit revenue growth.
DeCesare was previously senior vice president of field operations at EMC. In his other roles at EMC, DeCesare was responsible for all sales, presales consulting, training, technical support, partner, telesales, and sales operational resources for the company’s software business.
Prior to EMC, DeCesare worked at Documentum, helping to grow sales to a significant level before the company was acquired by EMC. Before he joined Documentum, DeCesare spent 12 years at Oracle in various senior sales and management positions, consistently achieving top sales honors.
DeCesare holds a Bachelor of Arts from Villanova University. He also attended the San Francisco Culinary Academy.
DeCesare lives in California and has three children. He enjoys skiing, playing guitar, and tennis.