Dr. Gahl Berkooz is Chief Data & Analytics Officer at Acorns and recently he was Global Chief of Analytics at General Motors analytics. Prior, he established the Information Management and Analytics function at Ford IT. He built the function to over 100 professionals, and $10 Million in revenue by developing and deploying a portfolio of Information Management and Analytics services and a technology architecture. Dr. Berkooz delivered close to $2 Billion of savings and cost avoidance in business operations through analytics and improved data. In 2015 he was recruited to be on the founding team of Ford’s newly established Global Data Insight and Analytics Business Unit in the role of Head of Data and Governance. His responsibilities include Data Standards, Data Quality, Data Governance, and Ford’s Data Supply Chain. He holds a Ph.D in Applied Mathematics from Cornell University. He is an alumnus of the Harvard Business School and a Six Sigma Black Belt.