Who am I ?

Consultant Data Scientist at QuantumBlack, a McKinsey company;
Interdisciplinary PhD in Physics, Statistic, and Data Science from MIT;
Generalist with broad interests in science communication, sports, technology, economics and psychology;

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QuantumBlack, a McKinsey company

Helping companies grow with the use of advanced analytics. QuantumBlack was born in Formula 1 and can improve organization outcomes with its expertise in strategy, technology and design.

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NASA Frontier Development Lab

Joined the collaboration between NASA Ames, the SETI Institute, and commercial AI partners like Google Cloud to minimize the deleterious effects of climate change. Our four-person team's approach to this problem is to speed up flood predictions by building a machine learning surrogate model for an established inundation height model like NEMO (Nucleus for European Modelling of the Ocean).

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Amazon Alexa Health NLU

At Amazon, I worked on teaching machines how to understand natural language. Specifically, Isummarized proprietary text and developed a novel algorithm that removed pathologies and improved fluency.

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COVID-19 Datathon

In Correlation One's Boston Regional Datathon we harnessed a state-of-the-art epidemiological model to prescribe an optimal vaccination allocation strategy across different age groups and states across the US publicly using available COVID-19 data. Won 2nd place out of 25 teams.

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Technical Competitions

Over the years I have taken part in various technical competitions, which test work in teams and under pressure:


Skills

Programming:Python (pytorch, keras, tensorflow, scikit-learn, numpy), C++ (STL and ROOT) , R, $\LaTeX$, iOS, Linux, AWS
Statistics:Hypothesis testing, frequentist confidence intervals, parameter estimation, Bayesian statistics
Machine Learning:Linear regression, CART, SVM, Naive Bayes, kNN, CNNs, RNNs, LSTM, GRU, BERT, VAE, GAN, PCA, SGD, ADAM, ensemble algorithms, LASSO and ridge regularization
Languages:German Native Speaker, English Fluent, Spanish B1, French A1