Bobby Shackelton

Head of Geospatial


United States of America

Bobby Shackelton is the Head of Geospatial for Bloomberg. In this role, he delivers alternative and geospatial data, insights, and terminal mapping applications to Bloomberg customers. Bobby has nearly 20 years of experience in geographic data, radar systems, and financial markets. Prior to Bloomberg, Bobby was a decorated U.S. Air Force veteran that provided radar surveillance for real-world operations. After military service, he utilized a background in Geographic Science and created an award-winning Map Application for SNL Financial which brought geospatial visualization and analysis to Wall Street and Investment Banking. Today, beyond Bloomberg, Bobby serves as a Board Member for the New York Map Society as is an ambassador for an innovation platform, Mars City Design.