Shachar has 20+ years of experience in data and analytics leadership.

He has built and led data and analytics teams in established startups (WorldRemit, Pontis), and large companies (PayPal, Meta). In his last role at Meta, Shachar was the Director of Data Engineering for Facebook/Instagram/Messenger on Trust and Safety. Prior to that Shachar led a Data Engineering team in Facebook’s Ads and Business Platform.

Shachar was also the London Data Engineering site lead, building and growing the data engineering function from 4 data engineers to more than 200.

These days, Shachar is a Data Advisor, supporting companies and individuals in their data journey.

Outside of work, Shachar loves spending time with his family, flying airplanes and helicopters recreationally, and cooking.