Director, Data Science
Member since 1 year
Debdoot leads a team that creates unique data products to weave sticky experiences in the Hike app and solves unique problems that arise as the company tries to bring the next billion people online. The Data Science team at Hike mines one of the richest and biggest data repositories in India to power interesting applications in the areas of recommender systems, image/video understanding, conversational AI, social network analysis etc. Before Hike, Debdoot was leading data science programs at Myntra focused on personalization and customer analytics. Prior to this, he worked for IBM Research where he investigated problems related to enterprise search and information extraction. Debdoot is a regular speaker at prestigious AI and ML forums, he has co-authored over 20 papers at top tier international conferences and filed over 25 patents. Debdoot graduated from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi at the top of the class.