Deetken is excited to welcome Mikhael Gaster to our team! Mikhael joins Deetken as an Associate. He enjoys using statistics, machine learning, and critical thinking to surface knowledge out of data. Prior to joining Deetken, he worked as a consultant, research assistant, and teaching assistant.
Mikhael holds a BA in Economics & Mathematics (2020) and an MA in Economics (2021), both from the University of British Columbia. His academic interests ranged from uncovering racism in policing to understanding the beliefs and behaviours of conspiracy theorists.
Outside of work you’ll find Mikhael playing or watching soccer and chess, eating strange and delicious foods, and reading.