Misha Desai
Misha Desai graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial & Systems engineering in 2012. Misha has worked on developing analytics solutions to help enterprises model their supply chain systems, analyze data to reduce operational costs, and derive new product insights.

Upon joining Microsoft, Misha worked with various enterprises on moving their on-premises applications to the cloud. She later transitioned over to the product side and worked on Office 365’s information protection capabilities. Here, Misha led the product development of various AI and machine learning based detections which were built on top of Windows, Office 365, and Azure data to identify potential insider threats & risky behavior.

Misha now works as a program manager on the Azure Synapse Analytics Spark team. She is currently working on building features to improve and extend data scientist & data engineer capabilities in Synapse Analytics.
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