Michael Cunningham

Model N
Retail Solutions

"The technology landscape is evolving at an unprecedented pace, and it's ultimately the people that drive innovation. I take great pride in helping my clients build leadership teams to shape the future of technology."

Michael focus­es on recruit­ing Board Direc­tors, CEOs and direct reports to CEOs for grow­ing pub­lic and ven­ture-backed com­pa­nies in big data, cloud com­put­ing, IoT and health-tech. He’s made suc­cess­ful place­ments at notable pub­lic com­pa­ny clients includ­ing Mod­el N, Inphi, Imper­va, Ener­gous, Viavi Solu­tions, and Ram­bus; and worked with an excit­ing ros­ter of high-growth pri­vate­ly backed clients includ­ing D‑Wave Sys­tems, C3 IoT, MapD, Met­ric­Stream, Retail Solu­tions, and others.

Read Michael’s lat­est blog post Inter­views Aren’t Enough

Professional History

Pri­or to join­ing Lon­er­gan Part­ners, Michael worked in a vari­ety of roles, includ­ing research at the Sick­le Cell Asso­ci­a­tion of Austin, Texas. He also served in a fel­low­ship pro­gram for San­ta Clara Uni­ver­si­ty lead­ing dis­as­ter relief efforts in Gale­na, Alas­ka. Michael was pres­i­dent and cap­tain of the San­ta Clara Uni­ver­si­ty Men’s Rug­by team. He led the team to the nation­al play­offs and an 8th over­all nation­al rank­ing in D1A Rugby.

Education & Interests

Michael is a grad­u­ate of San­ta Clara Uni­ver­si­ty with a BS cum laude in Pub­lic Health Sci­ence. In his spare time, he enjoys play­ing rug­by, spend­ing time out­doors, and root­ing for his home state Texas sports teams.

Client Testimonial

Michael Cunningham

Partner, Lonergan Partners

Specialties: Big Data, Cloud, IoT and Health-Tech


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