COO, iZettle
Member Board of Directors, PacketFront Software
CEO, Fortnox AB


Teamtailor offers a modern recruitment and employer branding platform to help customers grow their teams and engage with the candidate community efficiently and in a way that reflects the business culture. They do this by combining marketing, employer branding, candidate relationship management and applicant tracking in one intuitive and easy-to-use platform. The business has been named in Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50 for 3 years straight and featured in the Financial Times fastest-growing companies in Europe list in 2021. The business currently has close to 300 employees across offices in 10+ countries and 5,000 customers.

Search Background

The founding team was looking to add a new CEO who had experience of the scale and stage that Teamtailor was heading towards. The business had seen multiple years of 100%+ year-on-year growth and needed an experience people leader who could build the organization and a deliver the strategy to continue at that pace.


Teamtailor was looking for very seasoned executive, with strong commercial and general management background and extensive experience of scaling SaaS organizations internationally at high pace.


Erevena delivered a pan-European search for experienced commercial leaders with experience of aggressive international expansion. Sara Arildsson was an exceptional candidate, having started her career in IBM with several commercial leadership roles across Europe and the US. Following this she was CEO for Fortnox and COO for payments Unicorn iZettle.

Erik Andersson

Founder and former CEO

We found Erevena to be an amazing partner in our search for a Chief Executive Officer. A structured process with relevant candidates from start to end. We couldn’t have wished for a better CEO. We will definitely work with Erevena again.

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