Everything about homeownership

Meet The Quantitative Strategy Team


This team tries to predict how home prices will evolve in the future by understanding how they changed in the past.

Siddharth Samant, Sr. Data Scientist & Lead Economist

Sid loves building models at the intersection of economics and data analytics to help you buy your dream home. He fell in love with data science after working with big data in telecommunications. He has an MBA from NMIMS University and reads voraciously in his spare time. He is a long-suffering supporter of Arsenal Football Club. He also believes that The Wire is a better show than both The Sopranos and Breaking Bad. Email: sid@home.llc | LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/siddharth-samant-90/

Dev Seth, Data Scientist

Dev finished data science engagements for multiple companies while he was getting his undergraduate degree in economics from Symbiosis International University. He is a hard-core Golden State Warriors fan and loves to play basketball and chess. Email: dev@home.llc | LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dev-seth-840774185/

Sudarsh Rathi, Data Scientist

Sudarsh feels that sometimes, the best way to grow is to help someone else. He believes in Hoom’s mission to touch peoples lives and wants to add to it. Email: sudarsh@home.llc | LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sudarsh-rathi-665081a5/

Hitesh Pathak, Data Scientist

Hitesh is a data scientist, who likes to tackle real world challenges with the best that AI has to offer. He joined Hoom as he found it relevant to his aspirations and is excited to find solutions to the problems we work on.

Email: hitesh@home.llc | LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/hitesh-prasad-pathak/

Rishab Burman, Analyst

Rishab is from Delhi and joined Home LLC as he likes to play around with big data and help enhance decision making strategies.

Email: rishab@home.llc | LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rishabburman20/

Padmini Yadav, Analyst

Padmini is an Engineering student from Rajasthan. She joined Home.LLC as she was really drawn to the problem that we are trying to solve and wanted to contribute to the same. (Psst – She’s a cat person all the way!)

Email: padmini@home.llc | LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/padmini-yadav-0609a7190/

Shingai Samuzdi, Policy Advisor

Shingai built the original data science framework at Home.LLC and is currently an ML engineer at Google. He’s also a Managing Partner at Asoba, a data-centric fund focused on energy and real estate. LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/shingai/

Notable Past Team Members

Vaibhav Desai, Data Scientist

Vaibhav loves solving tough problems. Previously, he worked as an Analytics Engineer at a SaaS startup and a Data Scientist at a FinTech startup. He’s currently reading books about decision-making. He is a die-hard Cricket fan and likes a long run across the beach on a sunny morning.

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/vaibhav-desai-0512/

Debangshu “Deb” B, Analyst

Deb is from Kolkata and joined Home.LLC since he is eager to learn about the concepts of Data Science intersecting with the Real Estate World.

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/debangshubh/

Shubhangini “Shub” Verma, Analyst

Shubhangini is from Lucknow and joined Home.LLC as she likes to analyse problems and draw meaningful conclusions, just like her favourite fictional character, Sherlock Holmes.

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/shubhangini-verma-5573301b1/

Abhay Raghuwanshi, Analyst

Abhay Raghuwanshi is currently studying at the Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee. He’s passionate about Data Science and Software Engineering and has already contributed to multiple open-source projects. He is a hardcore anime lover who loves travelling with his friends and investing in stock markets. LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/abhay-raghuwanshi-2a6804173/

Bhagyesh Jaju, Analyst

Bhagyesh is a final year MBA student from Mumbai. He has joined Home.LLC as a Data Visualization Analyst to enhance his skillset and gain exposure of the foreign market.

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/bhagyeshjaju/

Sunny Ahlawat, Analyst

Sunny joined Home.LLC to use data science to solve the homeownership crisis in America. Currently, he is a senior at Delhi Technological University. In his free time, he reads sci-fi novels about dystopian empires in the far future. 

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sunny-ahlawat-876a4b16a/

Devan Shah, Analyst

Devan joined us while at Georgetown to analyze critical factors impacting house prices at a county-level. LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/devan-s-40734b1b5/

Dr. Jevgenijs Steinbuks, Economics Advisor

Dr. Jev is an experience quantitative economist specializing in global macro, emerging markets, infrastructure, real estate, and sustainability. He’s currently a Sr. Economist at The World Bank. LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jevgenijs-steinbuks-841192/

Nik Shah

Nik is the founder and CEO of Home.LLC