Experience:

More than 20 years of leadership and operational experience in the pharmaceutical, healthcare, technology, and financial services and entrepreneurship.

Work:

Mike is a Managing Director at Frontcourt, where he leads our consulting practice and provides strategic advisory services focused on transformational growth and strategy.

Mike served as President and CEO at Arcus Medical, a US-based manufacturer of patented urological devices. Mike led the transformational growth from simple US retail operations to an international omni-channel retail and wholesale distribution company with public and private reimbursement in multiple countries.

Mike was Interim-CEO, Managing Director, and Vice Chairman for Elauwit. The startup network integrations and managed telecom services company was twice recognized as an Inc. 500/5000 fastest growing company and matured into a sustained middle market company with direct strategic investments from leading NYSE traded and large privately held companies.

As a management consultant with the Strategy and Business Architecture group of Accenture, the Life Sciences practice of PwC/PRTM, the Strategy and Advisory practice of North Highland, and as an independent strategy consultant, Mike led several engagements across financial services, consumer products, healthcare, and pharmaceutical and medical products industries. Mike worked closely with senior and executive leadership at multiple Fortune 500 corporations and privately held companies providing strategy, technology, and business development advisory services.

Before his consulting career, Mike completed nationally selective research fellowships with Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories, Procter and Gamble Pharmaceuticals, and the Computational Crystallography Group at the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center. He has authored and co-authored multiple scientific research articles.

Mike earned his Doctorate in Chemistry from the University of South Carolina and holds a B.S. in Chemistry from the State University of New York.

Words to live by:

“The best way to predict the future is to create it.” –Peter Drucker

Contact info:

Email: mlacount@frontcourtgroup.com
Phone: 908.955.5815