Gil Shklarski was the CTO of Flatiron Health, a technology company focused on the oncology industry. Gil joined Flatiron within a few months of its inception, growing the technology team from just two engineers to a team of over 350 across software, devops, IT, security, product design, and data-science. Flatiron Health was acquired by Roche in 2018.
Prior to Flatiron, Gil built web-scale data processing systems at Facebook and Microsoft supporting content, users, and systems safety.
Before coming to the U.S., Gil developed high performance, mission-critical systems as a researcher, consultant and R&D group manager in elite technology units within Israel’s Ministry of Defense.
As an angel investor, Gil has invested in multiple technology startups in the US and Israel, including Cardless, Nym Health, Laika, Assured Allies, Lynx.md, and Immuta.
Gil holds a PhD in computer science in the field of scientific computing from Tel-Aviv University. He also received a Master of Science in computer science and a Bachelor of Science in mathematics and computer science. Gil will never say no to geeking out on anything technology.