Mike Vanderbilt

Mike Vanderbilt



+1 (703) 923 8485

Leave a messagearrowCreated with Sketch.

Mike is a senior privacy, cybersecurity and operations leader with more than 20 years of experience in multiple industries including higher education, software and technology, professional services, government contracting, healthcare and e-commerce.

Mike’s expertise spans operations, project and program management, systems design, resource planning and allocation, customer relations and expectation management, problem resolution and budget development, implementation and control. He also offers insights and expertise relating to General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and other privacy compliance. His executive-level experience includes serving as a vice president of operations for a large government contractor and serving as a chief operations officer at a technology provider.

  • Leads delivery for privacy practice
  • Works on General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and other privacy readiness assessment services
  • Developed a new cybersecurity business division for a government contractor, including creating processes and procedures, hiring and managing staff and consultants and delivering millions of dollars in incremental revenue within 12 months
  • Offers diversified experience in areas including IT department management, general business management, budget management, corporate vision and direction, brand management, new product development, board of directors collaboration, employee recruitment and management and other business-critical functions
  • Planned and managed more than 80 IT and engineering projects that focused on cyber security, e-commerce and e-learning solutions, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions, event management software, business process solutions, inventory control systems, and website development and design
  • Spearheaded numerous projects including business process automation, infrastructure evaluation, and business process improvements with a focus on scalable repeatable processes that are accessible and designed to achieve business outcomes
  • Track record of success in meeting the goals of clients


Washington, DC


Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Bachelor of Science in business, management science, decision support systems, minor in English