- Divorced, two kids
- Live in Northern Virginia, close to Washington DC and Kauai, Hawaii.
- Born and raised in Liege, Belgium
- Graduated Civil Engineer-Architect from the University of Liege in 1977
- Masters of Urban Planning and then Ph.D. in Civil Engineering – Transportation from Princeton University
- Managing director of decision/analysis partners LLC since 1999
Dr. Markowicz has over 20 years experience in the analysis and design of complex systems, and in the development of advanced decision support systems in the commercial and government sectors.Â He has led large consulting efforts in the United States, the Far East and Europe. Dr. Markowicz has authored papers and delivered conference presentations in the area of operations management, information and control strategies, organizations and systems in transportation, the supply chain and networking.Before founding decision/analysis partners, Dr. Markowicz was a client partner with AT&T Solutions, where he lead the surface transportation consulting practice, and then the strategic planning function for this $2 billion/year subsidiary of AT&T. Prior to joining AT&T, Dr. Markowicz consulted with Arthur D. Little, Inc. where he conducted large projects in support of the United States Postal Service. Among these projects, he was responsible for the design and construction of a state-of-the-art network management system and operations center in Washington, DC.
Dr. Markowicz was director of equipment distribution with CSX Transportation, where he also pioneered the use of genetic algorithms for optimal routing and scheduling as Director of Operations Research. Dr. Markowicz holds a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering and a Masters of Urban Planning from Princeton University. He earned a Masters and Undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Liege, Belgium.
Dr. Markowicz is active in the Northern Virginia Technology Council and the Society for Information Management. He is fluent in English and French.