Today’s guest is Ela Osterbeger, Director of Data Science at Deliveroo. Ela heads up the Data Science team that works on the Delivery algorithms, Consumer care, Experimentation platform and Rider pricing. Prior to exploring data on pizza and finding the fastest route from A to B on a bike, she ran a data team at The Guardian. Ela is passionate about developing Data Scientists and creating an inclusive work environment.
In the episode, Ela will discuss:
Developing her problem-solving skills,
Building trust & strong relationships with stakeholders,
Transitioning into a leadership role,
What she looks for when hiring Data Scientists,
Improving the customer journey at Deliveroo,
and How AI & Data Science are impacting the delivery industry.