Lead Data Scientist
Pegah Maham is the lead data scientist at the Stiftung Neue Verantwortung, where she has been building the data science team since 2020 and integrated data science into the think tank’s work. In particular, she is concerned with the question of how trends in the development of artificial intelligence and its social consequences can be captured using data science methods. She is a co-founder of the Policy Data Science Network, which connects data scientists in public policy, think tanks, and nonprofits.
Previously, Pegah worked as a data scientist at a startup in the renewable energy sector. She holds Master’s Degrees in Statistics (Humboldt University of Berlin) and Data Science (London School of Economics).