Gahl Berkooz is the chief data and analytics officer for Acorns, whose mission is to make Americans financially empowered by financial literacy, saving, and investing. Prior to Acorns, he was chief of analytics for General Motors' Global Connected Customer Experience division. At GM, he was responsible for all analytical data sets, analytics, and data science required to delight customers with the best customer experience in the industry.
Prior to GM, Gahl established the information management and analytics function at Ford Motor Co. He built the function to over 100 professionals and delivered close to $2 billion of savings and cost avoidance in business operations.
Gahl holds a PhD in Applied Mathematics from Cornell University and a Six Sigma Black Belt, and is a graduate of Harvard Business School's General Management Program.