About us

MindTitan was founded to help companies understand and apply artificial intelligence. We’re specialized in developing custom AI and machine learning solutions

Meet our team

All MindTitan's team members have a background in data science and machine learning. Your AI projects are in good hands.

Kristjan Jansons

Kristjan Jansons

Co-founder, CEO

Kristjan Jansons

Kristjan has been studying and working on machine learning projects for more than 5 years.

After acquiring a Master’s Degree in Computer Science and Machine Learning, he started working at Milrem Robotics as the Team Lead for Autonomous Vehicles, helping to build self-driving vehicles. Kristjan also has experience in building intelligent systems for data centers, robots and electric formulas; and with computer vision and image recognition. He is especially fascinated by how people from different industries combining their knowledge with data science arrive at new insights and help to accelerate innovation.

Markus Lippus

Markus Lippus

Co-founder, Data Science Lead

Markus Lippus

Markus’ career started as a bioinformatician and he was soon drawn towards data science and developing machine learning projects. While acquiring his Master’s degree in Computer Science, he spent two years at STACC (Software Technology and Applications Competence Center) where he developed data analytics driven tools for personalized medicine applications. Markus also has experience with deep learning algorithms, natural language processing, and image recognition.

Robert Roosalu

Robert Roosalu

Co-founder, Data Science Lead

Robert Roosalu

Robert’s background in physics and software engineering, coupled with his love for analytical thinking led him to become a Data Scientist in the research lab for STACC (Software Technology and Applications Competence Center). There, his work focused on implementing machine learning methods to mine patterns from national medical records. Robert also holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science & Machine Learning and he’s exceptionally well-versed in classical machine learning methods. Robert enjoys working in the field of AI due to the incredible pace at which the impossible becomes possible.

Sander Tars

Sander Tars

Data Scientist

Sander Tars

Sander joined MindTitan while completing his MS in Computer Science at the University of Tartu. Now, he’s a proud owner of the MS degree and working as a full-time Data Scientist at MindTitan. Sander has previously worked on bioinformatics and neural machine translation, which makes him highly skilled in natural language processing and developing neural networks. Sander is also a firm believer that data always contains more insights and value than one might guess on the first look.

Kaimar Seljamäe

Kaimar Seljamäe

Data Engineer

Kaimar Seljamäe

Kaimar has 15+ years of experience in various software development projects, his strong suites being database design and SQL. Among others, Kaimar has worked for Tieto and the Estonian Center of Registers and Information Systems. He also holds the Informatics Masters degree from Tallinn University of Technology. In MindTitan, Kaimar’s responsible fo the smooth operations of our data pipelines and deployment, among other things. Kaimar likes to come up with surprisingly simple and elegant solutions to software problems other considered almost unsolvable.

Gea Pajula

Gea Pajula

Data Scientist

Gea Pajula

Gea has a background both in statistics and computer science. Throughout her studies in the University of Tartu, she interned as a data mining assistant at Eesti Energia and was part of a Bioinformatics, Algorithmics and Data Mining research group (BIIT) where she has tackled retail data and recommender systems. After graduating cum laude the Master’s degree in Computer Science specializing on machine learning, she worked at Telia focusing on churn prediction. The predictive capabilities of machine learning models got her first hooked to the data science and still keep fascinating her.

Leonardo Disilvestro

Dr. Leonardo Disilvestro

Data Scientist

Leonardo Disilvestro

Leonardo’s career started out working for 4 years as a PhD researcher in quantum computing, quantum cryptography, and quantum machine learning at the Paris Centre for Quantum Computing (PCQC). Since 2016, he has shifted from academia to join the industry and work on cutting-edge projects. After being part of the analytics team at Amadeus he joined MindTitan, where this PhD enjoys solving new challenges on a daily basis.
Marco Piscopiello

Marco Piscopiello

Data Scientist

Marco Piscopiello

Marco’s academic background centers around Engineering and Analytics. His interest in data science was sparked by performance engineering and predictive maintenance which led him to become the Senior Market Analyst for the biggest energy producer in the Baltic region Eesti Energia. Working there for 2.5 years, his job focused on market modeling and forecasting. When it comes to AI and machine learning, Marco’s charmed by its transformative power and the ability to push the boundaries.

Yuriy Mikitchenko, MBA

Yuriy Mikitchenko, MBA

Head of Business Development

Yuriy Mikitchenko, MBA

A transplant from Portland, Ore., USA, Yuriy brings over 8 years of experience working with advanced technology businesses. Through this experience, he has worked with CIOs and CTOs of mid-market businesses and corporations with 5,000+ employees in the United States, helping them develop and deploy strategic technology solutions. An entrepreneur at heart, Yuriy also spent time advising small businesses in Oregon, while also successfully launching two of his own startups.

Yuriy acquired an MBA from Oregon State University in 2015, where he is honored as “Best in Business” from the Beta Gamma Sigma honor society. He also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from the university.

Our locations

We are located in Tallinn, one of Europe’s most vivid startup and tech scenes.

team@mindtitan.com

Portland, OR, USA

CENTRL Office Pearl

1355 NW Everett St

Portland, OR 97209

Tallinn, Estonia

Lift99

Telliskivi 60A, B-building

10412 Tallinn, Estonia