Michael LaRouche

President, National Security and Space Sector


Michael LaRouche is president of SAIC’s National Security and Space sector. In this role, he is responsible for all Space business, the Intelligence Community, the U.S. Air Force, the combatant commands, and other Department of Defense offices and agencies.

Prior to joining SAIC in 2019, LaRouche led multiple large business units at Raytheon, where he served as vice president for 11 years. He led delivery of new C5ISR innovations to U.S. and international customers in space, intelligence, defense, and cyber markets. Earlier in his career, LaRouche served in leadership positions with Lockheed Martin and Hughes.

LaRouche has built successful, growing business in multiple sectors – always using leadership, technology, and teamwork to exceed customer objectives. He has led advancements in satellite systems, military command and control, ISR, digital transformation, cyber, automation, and special mission applications.

LaRouche has a strong technical background with a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Michigan and a master’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Colorado.

He is currently a member of the Intelligence and National Security Alliance’s board of directors. He has served as a member of the Council on Technology and he is passionate about STEM education, volunteering as a tutor in calculus and physics.