Celebrating Our Teammates

Malvina Nikandrou Behavioral Signals Teammate

Making an Impact on the World

Malvina Nikandrou

Machine Learning Engineer


What was your previous role before Behavioral Signals?

I was studying Computer Engineering

What is your role at Behavioral Signals?

I am a Machine Learning Engineer ūüôā

What do you find most disruptive/ challenging at Behavioral Signals?

The variability of spoken language data in the wild

What kind of work would make you excited to get out of bed on Monday morning?

The kind of work that combines self-improvement with developing technology that has a positive impact on the world ūüĆą

Who are your role models and mentors?

Theodoros Giannakopoulos, Irvin D. Yalom and Mindy Kailing

What professional mistakes have you’ve learned most from?

One metric can never tell the full story

What makes you happy?

My dog

What makes you angry?

When the coffee runs out

What makes you dream?

The REM stage of sleep

What makes you get up and moooooove?

Any song by Angèle

If you had a ‘warning’ label, what would it say in one word?

Mind the gap

Can procrastination be useful?

Scientifically speaking, yes

Post-its OR whiteboards?

Definitely whiteboards

Tea or coffee?


Food you never get bored eating?

Penne with vegan pesto

Book or movie you would suggest for someone to read/see?

‘What I talk about when I talk about running’, by H. Murakami

Who are you going to tag to do this interview next?

Dimitris Sgouropoulos