Pegah Maham is a data scientist and develops a data science unit within the SNV. The goal of this unit is to produce data-driven insights in cooperation with the experts of the SNV. The publications of the results are aimed at a diverse audience, including not only policy experts, but also civil society and business stakeholders.
Prior to her role at SNV, Pegah worked as a data scientist in the renewable energy industry. She studied Statistics (M.Sc.) at the Humboldt University of Berlin and Data Science (M.Sc.) at the London School of Economics and Political Science. During her studies, she worked as a trainer for argumentation for universities, foundations and companies. In 2018, she won the German debating league.