Certification Program for Compassionate Systems Master Practitioners:
Class of 2022-23
David Birnbach

Lecturer at the MIT Sloan School of Management. His focus is in the domains of technology innovation, action learning, and entrepreneurship.

David is a member of the teaching team and a faculty mentor in several Action Learning programs, including Global Entrepreneurship, Enterprise Management, China & India Lab, and Operations Lab. He helps students put classroom theory into practice, as students work side-by-side with organizations to apply classroom lessons to high-impact business and society challenges.

David is also an affiliate with MIT’s World Education Lab (J-WEL) where he works with faculty and staff to address global opportunities for transformative change in pK-12 education.

His teaching interests emanate from 20 years’ experience launching startups, building markets, and creating innovative engineering teams. David holds a BS in mathematics from the University of Arizona and an MS in management of technology from the MIT Sloan School of Management.