Omer Cohen is Chief Operating Officer at Lytro, where he manages People Operations, Finance and Accounting, Marketing, Customer Operations, Information Technology, Facilities and Administration, and ensures Lytro is building a great workplace.
Omer is the former President and COO of the Great Place to Work Institute, the global HR advisory firm in 40 countries known for Choosing Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in America. Omer began his career with Deloitte Consulting, later served in leadership roles at human capital software firms DigitalThink and Workforcelogic, and most recently ran an independent consulting practice helping companies like Facebook, Google, Autodesk and others with strategy, leadership, culture and organizational development.
In his spare time, Omer enjoys rocking out on his drums, trying to compete with younger, faster soccer players on Sundays and spending time with his 13 and 14-yr old daughters.
He holds a BA in Economics from Brown University and an MBA from the University of Michigan.