Paul specializes in fraud detection, people analytics and terrible puns. Formerly Data Scientist at Eventbrite. His previous work has been featured in the WSJ, Kaggle and Healthcare Data Consortium. He enjoys IMAX movies, outlandish thought experiments, and being French.
Eric was a venture capitalist at Thomvest Ventures, where he invested in data science companies. He is known for his DJ skills in Google Calendar and an unexplainable passion for rap, beats, and R&B.
Former Senior Software Engineer at Google.org and VP of Engineering at Kensho Finance, Everett's main passions in life are empowering people and ice cream, in no particular order.
Stephan was a data scientist and software engineer at Patience.io, a Berlin-based startup. He is a computational neuroscientist by training and holds a MA from the Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience. In his spare time Stephan doubles as a swing dancer and rock climber extraordinaire, talents he hopes to fuse some day.
Mehdi holds a PhD in EECS at UC Berkeley and a passion for breadmaking and coffee brewing. He also has a reputation for going up any hills or mountains nearby.
Stephanie has previously worked in startups, NGOs, the United Nations and consulting in France, USA, Mexico, Italy and India. She finds thrilling to act on stage, work on improving the world and savor a good baguette.
Alex is a computational linguist by training and holds an MS from UC Berkeley. He builds probabilistic models by day and plays keyboards in a punk band by night. If he were any kind of monkey, he'd be a titi monkey (Simia personatus).
Kirtan was Director of Partnerships for Free Ventures, a technology nonprofit incubator, and ran product at Decisive Health. He has a passion for politics and gleaming flawless hair.
Florian was the first engineer at Box, which he helped grow to 1300 employees in the 8 years he worked there. He has the strongest French accent in the team, he can sometimes be found dancing in pink spandex.
Pascal started programming when he was 8 and never really stopped, or just briefly to get some sleep. Before joining the team he was a Staff Software Engineer at Google where he was known for leading by example. He is fond of kids (he has many), and commutes on rollerblades.
Emmanuel was previously at LGT Impact Ventures in China. He wants to combine finance and tech to create positive social impact. He is passionated by startups, AI, blockchain and cool things.
Max comes from a background in business analytic software, public sector consulting, and obscure social theory. He moved to the Bay Area for the atmosphere and stayed for the avocados.
Oliver Zahn is currently the Executive Director of Cosmology and Data Science at UC Berkeley
Currently Product Manager, Google Play at Google, Nihar has previously also worked as Lead Data Scientist at Salesforce and as an algorithmic trader and a consultant for the Chicago Bulls
Living between San Francisco and Paris. He enjoys surfing, even though it was easier to practice in California than on Seine.
Adrien is currently a Growth Marketing Manager at Molotov TV.
Former Chief Data Scientist, Ayasdi
Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers
Founder, Chartio and Investor at Amplify Partners
Healthcare.gov and Founder, Sift Science
Head of Data Science, Social+Capital
Vice President of Product and Business Development, Yik Yak
Managing Director, Acres New York
Global Head Of Insight, Linkedin
Founder, Standard Treasury (YC S13)
Director of Nonprofits, YC
Director of Splunk4Good, Splunk