Daniek joined the Praelexis team in March 2016. She completed a Masters degree in Applied Mathematics at Stellenbosch University, and recently submitted her PhD dissertation in Electronic Engineering. Her research interests include probabilistic graphical models, robotics, computer vision and machine learning. She likes to be challenged by real-world problems and enjoys learning new skills. In her free time, she can be found hiking in the beautiful Stellenbosch mountains, experimenting in the kitchen or tackling DIY projects.