Michael Osment has over 30 years of experience in all aspects of Information Technology including CIO experience at Fortune 100 companies including GM, TRW and ITT Automotive. He has served as CIO and CTO for the last five years at the Taubman Company, the global, premier owner/operator of enclosed shopping malls. While there he has driven their technology innovation process and expanded the reach of technology outside of traditional Information Technology to providing new services to shoppers and retailers. Prior to Taubman, Michael worked as a management consultant for AlixPartners, the acknowledged globbal, leader in corporate turnaround and bankruptcy consulting, working on many of their largest, highest profile clients. Michael possesses a BS and MBA (with distinction) from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.