Dr. Michel Jaczynski

Senior Director of Cloud and Platform R&D

Dr. Michel Jaczynski has 20 years of experience building components, frameworks and Cloud-based services for optimization applications. As the Director of Cloud and Platform R&D with Gurobi, he is responsible for the development of the Gurobi Instant Cloud and the system architecture of the Gurobi Compute Server. Prior to his role at Gurobi, he worked at IBM on the decision optimization Cloud services and application frameworks. He also worked for ILOG on integrating optimization with enterprise software and a framework to optimize semiconductor Fabs operations in near real-time. Over these various positions, he demonstrated his commitment to building scalable, efficient and easy-to-use tools for optimization. Dr. Jaczynski holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Nice Sophia-Antipolis, France. In his spare time, he practices traditional Shaolin Kung Fu with his daughter and enjoys traveling.