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Michael C. Ruettgers

EMC Corporation

1992 - 2001

Computers & Electronics

1990 b. 1942
male
EducationTwoDegree
UndergraduateIdaho State University
GraduateMBA, Harvard University
Personal
Born-Died1942
BirthplaceOklahoma (OK)
RaceWhite
FatherPolitician
Era - 1990

Ruettgers was responsible for EMCs focus on storage systems vs. memory boards a move that enabled EMC to corner the storage network market and become one of the fastest growing companies in the United States. Ruettgers initiated a total quality management approach at EMC that further fueled its overall growth (1000%/year in the 1990s) and reputation.