Panelist: Michael Prokle
Senior Data Scientist at Fortune Brands GPG
Michael Prokle leads Supply Chain Data Science at Fortune Brands GPG. He is responsible for developing and implementing a clear vision and strategy to employ supply chain data science to improve customer experience, costs, and inventory productivity for GPG Brands. In his role, he solves difficult non-routine problems and develops end-to-end data science solutions to elevate Supply Chain’s advanced analytics capabilities.
Prior to joining to Fortune Brands GPG, Mr. Prokle worked as data scientist at Philips Research in Cambridge, MA. In this role, he developed innovative systems, tools and applications that tackle the most pressing challenges in clinical operations and population health management. In addition, Mr. Prokle taught at Northeastern University in the Analytics and Enterprise Intelligence program.
Mr. Prokle graduated with a BS and MS in Business Engineering from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany, and holds an MS and a PhD in Industrial Engineering & Operations Research from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He also studied Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden.