About Us

Tengai AB is a Stockholm based HR-tech startup developing the world’s first unbiased and validated screening software. Our vision is to create an interview experience and recruitment process that is free from discrimination, where organizations make measurable hiring decisions and candidates always feel safe. Our mission is to help recruiters and hiring managers in making 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 assessment.

ELIN ÖBERG 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

CPO

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.

VANJA TUFVESSON

CTO

Vanja has a master’s degree in mathematics and over six years of experience as a software developer from a range of industries and companies. As a co-founder of Pink Programming, she teaches thousands of women to code. And in 2019 Vanja was awarded ”Female Founder of the Year” by DI Digital in Sweden. In her role as CTO, her mission is to develop Tengai and make sure that the robot is meeting market expectations. Vanja is a passionate speaker and continues to share her insights on diversity and inclusion at many events and companies such as Google, iZettle, and King.

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, ranging 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 McDonald’s to mention a few. That has earned him invitations to Google and Antler Global, among, others to share his opinion on how you build delightful products and prototypes. 

MATHIAS AHDRIAN

HEAD OF SALES

Mathias has been working in sales for 13+ Years.
For the past 7 years, Mathias has been working at TNG as an Account Manager and educating new employees in sales meetings and presentations. Besides sales Mathias has been podcast moderator in the podcast “Tack för din ansökan” By TNG. Mathias is Head of Sales at Tengai and will be focusing on new sales account management and working on the sales strategy.

DEBORA HERMELE

MARKETING SPECIALIST

Debora is a creative marketer with an international background in communication, PR and media. She is interested in understanding macro trends, developing effective digital media strategies for brands and research on the changing media climate. After taking a break to finish her master in global media studies at Stockholm University, she is now back at Tengai.

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.

SABINA CARDELL

PRODUCT DEVELOPER

Sabina is a master 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 postive attitude towards learning. Today she works agile with product development to bridge the gap between product strategy and development.

SARA DALVIG

FULL STACK DEVELOPER