Mike is WorldAware's Senior Vice President for Global Risk Services.
Serving with distinction in the US Army, Major Susong completed multiple combat tours around the globe. He also served as a Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) operations officer and was awarded the CIA's Intelligence Star for Heroism in the field.
In the private sector, Mike created competitive intelligence programs for Fujitsu Limited (Tokyo) and Ernst&Young LLP, and cofounded the cyber intelligence company, iSIGHT Partners (acquired by FireEye). He established the industry’s first cyber threat intelligence programs at Pacific Gas and Electric Company in California and at Visa Incorporated.
He is on the United States Defense Intelligence Agency’s National Intelligence University Foundation Board of Directors and the ASIS International™ Strategic Planning Commission, is a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM™) and Certified Protection Professional (CPP™).