Board of Directors

Michael Corkery
President and Chief Executive Officer

As Deltek's CEO, Michael Corkery is the driving force behind Deltek's mission of delivering superior enterprise software, information solutions and consulting services to project-based businesses worldwide. Corkery leads more than 1,600 employees who serve Deltek's 16,000 customers across 80 countries around the world. Prior to becoming CEO, Corkery was Deltek's acting CEO since December 2012 and Deltek's CFO since he joined the company in January 2010.

Prior to Deltek, he was CFO and acting CEO for ICO Global Communications, a global satellite communications company. In this role, Corkery led ICO's day-to-day operational and financial activities as well as those of its subsidiary, DBSD North America Inc. Before ICO Global Communications, Corkery held various senior financial and operational executive positions for a variety of leading technology companies. He was CFO of Current Group LLC, a company providing innovative smart grid solutions to utility companies worldwide. In addition, Mr. Corkery served as vice president of operations finance at Nextel Communications. Before Nextel, he also held the positions of CFO for Berliner Communications, VP of Market Finance for XO Communications, and vice president, business planning and analysis for AT&T Wireless.

Corkery is a graduate of St. Bonaventure University, where he earned a B.S. degree in accounting. In 2012, he was named SmartCXO CFO of the Year by Washington SmartCEO Magazine for his continued success at Deltek.