Michael Caruso is an independent consultant, former ly Director, Government & Specialty Business Development for ETS-Lindgren. He is a recognized leader in the RF Shielded Enclosure/EMP Protect ion/Anechoic Test Chamber Industry with 33-years’ experience in project management, engineering, technical applications and business development. He has participated in business opportunities involving, start-ups, product launches, budgeting, proposal preparation and project management. He has a reputation for assisting customers with technological interpretations, developing strategic partnerships and creating value for customers.
Mr. Caruso gained extensive Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) testing experience in running an EMC Laboratory as VP of Operations. The primary responsibility of the Laboratory was to test and certify the Power Electronics of the Boeing 787-8 aircraft. This experience adds to his depth of knowledge of real-world electromagnetic challenges. Mr. Caruso chaired ETS-Lindgren’s HEMP/EMP Market and Product Development Team and was the driving force for ETS-Lindgren’s Red Edge™ product development. He has lectured in EMP workshops dealing with Critical Infrastructure issues throughout the United States, South Korea and Israel.
Mr. Caruso has led EMP facility evaluation teams, published several white papers and articles and has recently testified before the U.S. Congress on the need for EMP Protection of the Critical Infrastructure. He is a charter board member of the FBI sponsored INFRAGARD Midwestern EMP SIG.