Siavash Haghiri studied computer science at Sharif University, Tehran, Iran. Later, he was a Ph.D. student under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Ulrike von Luxburg at Tuebingen University, working on the theory of machine learning. His research in the Ph.D. program was focused on comparison-based methods in machine learning. He completed his Ph.D. dissertation in July 2019. His research at Zalando is focused on domain adaptation for large-scale fashion images.