Malin studied architecture at KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, with exchange studies at the University of Illinois, USA, and the National University of Ireland. After graduating with a Master of Architecture in 2017, she worked at design-led practices in Stockholm, Sweden, where she focused on urban infills, developing masterplans, and competitions. Malin was a key part of the international design team of the Swedish Pavilion at Expo 2020 in Dubai. 

Malin joined ACME London in 2022 and works as an architect on Bluewaters Tower, a residential and hotel high-rise in Dubai, UAE.