David Beckoff leads Manufacturers Alliance’s research, benchmarking programs, and educational events for the manufacturing community. As Vice President of the Manufacturers Alliance Foundation, David produces independent and partnered research featuring business insights on workforce, technology, digital transformation, and industry trends. Prior to joining Manufacturers Alliance in 2018, he served as research director at Gartner (and formerly at CEB) and led teams in developing strategic research, best practices case studies, and decision support to help executives with management challenges. David previously managed research at the Association for Financial Professionals (AFP) and worked in market research at Freddie Mac.
He holds an M.A. in history and B.A. in history and public policy from Brown University.