Anahita is an MS in Statistical Practice student at Boston University with a passion for music, math, journalism, and design. Prior to joining BU’s graduate program, Anahita worked at the intersection of music and analytics after receiving a BM in Music Business and Contemporary Conducting from Berklee College of Music. Her data-driven career began at Spotify, where she helped drive the music listening experiences as their first Data Curator for Indian music. Most recently, Anahita worked in streaming partnership analytics at Shazam and conducted in-depth research on how big data and technology can be used to reduce inefficiencies in the music industry. In her free time, Anahita enjoys playing the tabla & piano, watching European football, visiting local art galleries, and cuddling with her cat, Biggie the Notorious CAT.