Mike Sanchez is Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at United Data Technologies Inc. (UDT), a technology enabler that helps clients in major industries evaluate, architect, secure and manage technology on premise, in mobile and in the cloud. Prior to joining UDT, he served as President and Chief Operations Officer for a Visa Subsidiary where he led the company’s global cyber security initiatives for commercial and federal markets. Under Mike’s leadership, the company experienced a 15% CAGR on revenue growth between 2014 to 2016. Before that, he served as President of Transworld Payment Solutions Inc., and Sr. Vice President in Visa International’s emerging technologies division.
With more than 20 years of experience developing and implementing emerging technology and cyber security products and services, Mike oversees UDT’s product lifecycle for its global Cyber Security initiatives, including portfolio strategy, pricing and go-to-market strategies.
Mike is a retired Captain of the United States Marine Corps where he served as an infantry officer with 1st Force Recon out of Camp Pendleton, California. He attended the University of Miami where he attained his Juris Doctor and Bachelors of Science in Computer Engineering.
Married for 22 years, Mike has three children, Christina, Christopher and Nicholas. His favorite activity is participating in Ironman Distance triathlons and to-date, has participated in three.