Diego Klabjan is a professor at Northwestern University, Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences. He is also Founding Director, Master of Science in Analytics. After obtaining his doctorate from the Milton School of Industrial and Systems Engineering of the Georgia Institute of Technology in 1999, in the same year he joined the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. In 2007 he became an associate professor at Northwestern. He is the recipient of the first prize of the 2000 Transportation Science Dissertation Award and has also received various other awards with graduate students. His research and expertise is focused on analytics with concentration on sustainability, transportation, healthcare, supply chain management, and retail. Professor Klabjan has led projects with large companies such as FedEx Express, GM, and United Continental, and he is also assisting numerous start-ups with their analytics needs. He is also the CEO and founder of Eco Green Analytics LLC.