Michael LaRouche is executive vice president and general manager of SAIC’s National Security Group. In this role, he is responsible for supporting a variety of Intelligence Community customers, the U.S. Air Force, the Combatant Commands, and numerous DoD offices and agencies such as the Office of the Secretary of Defense and the Defense Information Systems Agency.
Before joining SAIC, LaRouche led multiple large business units at Raytheon, where he served as vice president for the past 10 years and delivered profitable growth. He supported missions for customers in space, intelligence, and defense. Specifically, he has worked with the National Reconnaissance Office, National Security Agency, other members of the intelligence community, the U.S. Air Force, NASA, NOAA, cyber, and commercial customers. Earlier in this career, LaRouche served in leadership positions with Lockheed Martin and Hughes.
LaRouche has a strong technical background with a master’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Colorado and a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Michigan. He has led technology advancements in cyber, analytics, automation, and special mission applications. He has served as a member of the Council on Technology and Innovation for the Intelligence and National Security Alliance, and he is passionate about STEM education, volunteering as a tutor in calculus and physics.