Workable

Nikos
Moraitakis

Year of Selection

2016

field

Technology

employees

265

website

https://www.workable.com
Disrupt recruiting process for SMEs.

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Workable is the world’s leading hiring platform. We provide in-house recruiters and hiring teams with more ways to find more qualified candidates, and help them work together to identify and hire the best. Companies who use our software get from requisition to offer letter faster, with automated and AI-powered tools that source and suggest candidates, simplify decision making and streamline the hiring process. Workable was founded in 2012, and has since helped more than 20,000 companies hire one million candidates. We employ over 280 people across Athens, Boston, London, Sydney, Crete, Cyprus, Thessaloniki, San Fransisco, and work with a diverse group of organizations, including HireVue, JOEY Restaurants, Bevi, Soho House, RyanAir, Sephora and many more.

BIO

Nikos Moraitakis, co-founder and CEO of Workable, studied computer programming at Imperial College London. Nikos spent five years in IT consulting at Ernst & Young before moving to Dubai to lead expansion for UpStream, a mobile marketing company. As VP of Business Development, Nikos was responsible for the enterprise sales, playing a key role in growing the company from startup to key player. After seven years in Upstream, his experience made him to return to Greece and in 2012, he teamed up with his former colleague at UpStream, Spyros Magiatis the co-founder and CTO of Workable. They both began forming Workable aiming to give non-expert recruiters an efficient and inexpensive hiring experience.