As President and Chief Executive Officer, Michael Bealmear is responsible for defining the company’s vision and goals, setting the strategy as well as day-to-day operations. Michael brings over 40 years of experience in the tech wars as a distinguished executive and multi-time CEO in both private and public companies such as Covansys (now CSC), Tiburon (now Tritech), HyperRoll (now Oracle), Cadence Design Systems and Sybase (now SAP). In addition, earlier in his career Bealmear was with two Big 8/Big 6 accounting firms: KPMG Peat Marwick and Coopers & Lybrand (prior to the merger with Price Waterhouse)—as a senior partner in the management consulting divisions of both firms. During the Coopers and Peat years Bealmear lived in New York City and currently resides with his family in a suburb of San Francisco.
Michael graduated summa cum laude with a BS in engineering from the University of Texas at Austin (UT) and did his graduate work in mathematics and computer science at Rice University in Houston. He holds many honors and distinctions and most recently was elected as a UT Distinguished Alumnus in 2019. He is on several for-profit and not-for-profit boards and is a recognized philanthropist in the areas of homelessness, diabetes research and wildlife conservation.