Our mission: Maximizing impact by facilitating replications of data-driven projects for social good
Founded: 2014 (hear the story on TEDx)
Location: Remote (Germany, Malta, India, USA)
Services: Project curation, hackathon organization (online/offline, please get in touch –>)
Friends: DataKind, Data-Pop Alliance, DataTau, DSSG Berlin, DSSG Chicago, …
Tobias is thrilled every day about discovering all those great, reusable projects through his work for DataLook. He strongly believes that these projects deserve to be replicated to maximize their positive impact on society. He most recently worked at the University of Münster (Germany), pursuing research projects on Bhutan’s welfare concept of Gross National Happiness and quantitative analyses of the relationship between life satisfaction and income. He now works on data-related startup projects and teaches econometrics at the University of Applied Sciences Osnabrück. He holds an MBA and a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Münster, Germany. When not chasing data he chases flying disks with his local Ultimate Frisbee team.
Vicens has over 15 years of experience in technical producing, project management, team leading and web applications development. He specializes in MK interactive, Business intelligence and E-mail deliverability. With his ever smiling face and joyous nature, Vicens has been a pillar of strength and core contributor for the DataLook platform. Along with Tobias, he is one of the original founders of team who is constantly building and upgrading DataLook. In his free time Vicens likes to learn new languages and cook extravagant Spanish delicacies.
Jeremy is a web developer with a live webcasting and audio engineering background. His expertise lies in building real-time interactive web solutions. With over 20 years of combined experience in broadcasting, production, and software development, Jeremy has successfully lead projects for companies such as ESPN and HB Live. At DataLook he manages the entire tech stack that powers DataLook.io.
Sushant is passionate about technology and use of data for civic awareness. Previously, he has worked at Infosys and Teach For India. With a combined experience of MNC and non-profits, he is interested in bringing the best practices from the tech world to social sector. He is an enthusiatic programmer and is always trying his hand on different frameworks and languages. He often wonders off alone to desolate places and at times works as a local tour guide.
Uli is senior project manager with the Bertelsmann Foundation, Germany’s largest think-tank. He has over 9 years of experience in managing larger data projects ranging from fostering entrepreneurship and employability to setting up initiatives and new measurement instruments for lifelong learning. Before joining the Bertelsmann Foundation Uli worked for the International Labour Organisation (ILO), the EU-Commission and the European Parliament. He holds a Masters in European Studies, a Masters (Diplome) in Management and a Ph.D.
Costantin is the most recent entry to the DataLook team. He is a Marketing & Finance student, hard worker, and passionate about entrepreneurship and start-ups. If not working on something for DataLook he is probably in the middle of the sea sailing.