As Chief Operating Officer, Michael is responsible for planning, deploying and maintaining all aspects of CyrusOne’s data center operation, network Services and corporate IT. The Business, Operations and Engineering professionals he oversees were educated at the most prestigious universities, are highly certified in the industry, and have gained their experience at leading global providers of communications and IT services.
Before joining CyrusOne in 2011, Michael spent 25 years in roles ranging from engineering to senior management. These positions focused on the delivery, operations and management of Data Center, Networking and IT services. In addition to managing and directing critical 24/7 operations for Fortune 500 companies, Michael has also spent numerous years of his career providing Technology & IT consulting services to top Financial, Telecommunications and Energy companies in the United States. He has vast experience with key operational and business processes such as provisioning, maintenance, change management, incident management and related budget/P&L management.
Michael earned his degree in Electrical Engineering from the American University while serving in various oversees locations with the US Navy.
Gary J. Wojtaszek is President and Chief Executive Officer. He was named President of CyrusOne on August 5, 2011. Prior to becoming the President of CyrusOne in August 2011, Mr. Wojtaszek served as Chief Financial Officer of CBI beginning July 2008 and as Senior Vice President, Treasurer and Chief Accounting Officer for the Laureate Education Corporation in Baltimore, Maryland from 2006 to 2008. Prior to that, Mr. Wojtaszek worked from 2001 to 2008 at Agere Systems, the semiconductor and optical electronics communications division of Lucent Technologies, which was subsequently spun-off through an initial public offering. While at Agere Systems, Mr. Wojtaszek worked in a number of finance positions, ultimately serving as the Vice President of Corporate Finance, overseeing all Controllership, Tax and Treasury functions. Mr. Wojtaszek started his career in General Motors Company's New York treasury group and joined Delphi Automotive Systems as the regional European treasurer in connection with the initial public offering and spin-off of Delphi Automotive Systems from General Motors. Mr. Wojtaszek has an MBA from Columbia University and a BA from Rutgers University.