The team behind Tengai

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Elin Mårtenzon

Elin Mårtenzon

CEO

Elin is a leader and a visionary recruitment pioneer recognized as Global TA TECH Top Influencer, with over 15 years’ experience in HR-strategies  and a background in the IT-recruitment industry. She has served in director roles, at global recruitment players as well as start-ups. Today, she is the CEO at Tengai where she works relentlessly to make the employment market accessible to everyone. Elin is an active keynote speaker, recent speaking engagements include Recruitment Tech in Amsterdam, Unleash in Paris, SIME in Stockholm, TaTech North America, and TaTech Lissabon to mention a few.

Sinisa Strbac

Sinisa Strbac

Chief Product Officer

Sinisa has been involved in programming and developing Tengai from start. Sinisa has over 12 years’ experience in recruiting and has been the driving force behind the recruitment agency TNG’s unbiased anonymous assessment strategy. Today he is the CPO of Tengai managing the day-to-day product development as well as innovating future development of Tengai. 

Mathias Ahdrian

Mathias Ahdrian

Head of Sales

Mathias has been working in sales for 13+ years. For the past seven years, Mathias has been working at the recruitment and staffing agency TNG, as an account manager and educating new employees in sales meetings and presentations. Besides his experiences in sales, Mathias has been a podcast moderator for "Tack för din ansökan" which was produced by TNG. Today, Mathias is Head of Sales at Tengai and will be focusing on new sales account management and developing an extensive sales strategy. 

Sandra Farzone

Sandra Farzone

Agile Team Lead

Sandra has a background in programming for a SaaS company and has a big interest in equality and getting more women interested in coding. Previously she has been working with getting more women to apply for developer roles as well as having more women active in the recruitment process. Today, Sandra is the Agile Team Lead for the developer team at Tengai and will be creating and maintaining the conditions that allow the team to be successful.

Sabina Cardell

Sabina Cardell

Product Developer

Sabina is a master's student in IT Management at Stockholm University. With a background in both business administration and computer and system sciences, she is passionate about aligning business with IT. Sabina is a curious person with a positive attitude towards learning. Today, she works with product development to bridge the gap between product strategy and development.

Sebastian Otarola Silva

Sebastian Otarola Silva

Head of Engineering

As a lifelong tinkerer and explorer of technology, Sebastian has dipped his toes in every nook and cranny of tech, ranching from game development, VR, AI to blockchain. He's prototyped and produced several award-winning products for companies such as Klarna, Swedish National Television, and McDonalds to mention a few. That has earned him invitations to Google and Antler Global, among others, to share his opinion on how to build delightful products and prototypes. 

Debora Hermele

Debora Hermele

Marketing Specialist

Debora is a creative marketer with an international background in communication, PR, and media that has been a part of the Tengai team from the beginning. She is interested in understanding macro trends, developing effective digital media strategies for brands, and researching the changing media climate. After taking a break to finish her master's in Global Media studies at Stockholm University in 2020, she is now back at Tengai. 

Sara Dalvig

Sara Dalvig

Full Stack Developer

Sara started her professional journey with an MA in International Relations and Economics, and went on to spend some years working in the NGO and hospitality sectors in France, New Zealand and Australia. Along the way she discovered her passion for programming, and returned to Sweden to pursue this new dream. After completing a degree in Computer Science she spent time working as a consultant, before joining the Tengai team.

Amanda Tell

Amanda Tell

Backend Developer

Amanda is an ambitious backend developer with years of experience under her belt. Having worked in London as an IT recruiter and having a passion for robotics programming, she tackles every challenge she encounters with a smile on her face and a positive attitude.

Simon Rosengren

Simon Rosengren

Software Developer

Simon has a bachelor's degree in computer science, with an emphasis on game development, and has worked with both e-commerce and news sites. He has always been a very curious person and his idea of relaxing often involves a soldering iron, a raspberry PI and some coding. He also has a slight obsession with buying and modifying mechanical keyboards.

Our vision and mission

Vision

To create an interview experience and recruitment process that is free from discrimination, where organizations make measurable hiring decisions and candidates always feel safe.

Mission

To help recruiters and hiring managers to make better hiring decisions, based on structured data and interview analytics and to ensure higher quality recruitment, without the risk of having unconscious bias influence the process.

Elin Öberg Mårtenzon at SIME event

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