Michael Prokle is an internationally trained data science, operation research, and business professional currently working as Senior Data Scientist at Fortune Brands GPG. Michael Prokle graduated with a B.S. & M.S. in Business Engineering from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany and holds a M.S. & PhD in Industrial Engineering & Operations Research from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He studied Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden.
EducationDoctor of Philosophy from University of Massachusetts - Amherst (2017)
Throughout the past decade, Michael studied and researched the crossroads of finance, engineering, and computer science and developed an expertise in operations research, data science and innovation. He worked in the aerospace, automotive, and health care sector with companies like Philips Research, McKesson, Volkswagen Group, and Pratt & Whitney. His areas of specialization include simulation, optimization, machine learning, and advanced analytics.