Mike Fuhrman serves as the Chief Technology Officer of Flexential, a national hybrid IT infrastructure provider. Mike is a seasoned IT professional with over two decades of technical leadership experience in helping organizations to meet their evolving IT infrastructure needs and increasing demand for complex, efficient data storage systems.
Mike has a deep understanding of the healthcare industry and knows the unique challenges and requirements faced by organizations in the space. Having worked with a number of hospitals, healthcare providers and software-as-a-service providers in the health IT space, Mike is responsible for ensuring that Flexential is helping to drive a thoughtful, intelligent approach to each organization’s evolving data needs. Mike spent much of his career at Cisco, where he was responsible for the delivery and scaling of all cloud-based services for the suite of Cisco security platforms.
Since joining Flexential in 2015 as the Chief Technology Officer, Mike has led the company through an exponential growth period as the market demand for hybrid cloud infrastructure solutions continues to grow. He leads the company’s product and service strategy, research and development, and internal IT initiatives.
Mike graduated from the Citadel with a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and holds a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Texas at San Antonio.