Mike Finegold, Chief Data Scientist, has been with Fulcrum since 2013. He is in charge of the research and development of new analytical solutions to meet the changing needs of clients and take advantage of the variety and quantity of data now available. He has led the development of data science solutions at several of the world’s largest investment banks and insurance carriers. Prior to Fulcrum he held faculty positions with the Statistics Department at Carnegie Mellon University and the School of Information Systems at Singapore Management University. His research focused on modeling consumer preferences, inferring latent network structures, and designing marketing experiments for social networks. Prior to academia he worked for several years as a management consultant, business development manager, and educator. He received an AB in Mathematics from Princeton University and a PhD in Statistics from the University of Chicago.