Principal, KROMITE LLC; Retired US Army Lieutenant Colonel
B.S., Industrial Engineering, Lehigh University; M.S., Industrial Engineering, Lehigh University; Ph.D., Engineering-Economic Decision Analysis, Georgia Institute of Technology

Jack Kloeber is a retired US Army Lieutenant Colonel with experience in R&D portfolio management, decision analysis, modeling and simulation, technology selection, and strategy development. Jack taught mathematics at West Point and graduate level decision analysis and systems simulation at the Air Force Institute of Technology. His work has supported decisions for various superfund sites within the Department of Energy, and many technology organizations within the Departments of Army, Air Force, and Navy. After retiring from the US Army, Jack was the head of Portfolio Management for Bristol-Myers Squibb followed by head of Portfolio Management for J&J Pharma Services where he coordinated the portfolio management efforts across multiple R&D companies. Jack became a Senior Partner at KROMITE for 5 years and now 7 years as KROMITE’s Principal. Jack led the analytics team for Syngenta as they won the Edelman Award in 2015. He received his Ph.D. from Georgia Institute of Technology and MSIE(’88) and BSIE(’77) from Lehigh University. Jack is a Past-President and Fellow of the Society of Decision Professionals, a member of the Decisions Analysis Society, a 25-year member of InfORMS, and Chair of the Business Analytics Conference in 2018.

Class Year: 
1977, 1988 G