Personio was founded in 2015 and is a fast growing, well-funded software startup based in Munich that offers a holistic HR Management, Recruiting and Payroll solution designed for companies with 10 to 2,000 employees. More than 1,500 customers already use the HR operating system in over 35 countries. Next to the product itself, Personio also acts as a knowledge broker within the HR sector. Regular networking events for HR managers as well as in-depth content via the company blog form part of their mission: Enabling Better Organizations. For more information visit

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Munich, Germany
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Recruitment & HR & Workspaces 
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NC Company Overview

Personio is a cloud-based human resources solution, which is aimed at small to mid-sized companies, and startups. Personio bills itself as the ‘HR operating system’, as it provides a complete end to end solution for all aspects of HR management within one environment. Personio can track things like employee annual leave, sick days, payroll and salary data, appraisals and performance review documentation, approvals from line managers, and employee documents, all with a high level of security that is compliant with all of the relevant data security regulations in its markets. Personio also has a full featured recruitment solution that can be used to track applicants for new vacancies, manage the interview process, schedule interviewers, and also manage offers. This can all be done through an easy to use interface, and its software as a service (SaaS) delivery means that no on-site software installation or maintenance is required, and new users can be added instantly. Personio, based in Munich, Germany, was founded in 2015. It is ISO certified, with all of the data held on secure, ISO compliant servers in Frankfurt. As of May 2019, Personio has over 1k customers, including Hello Fresh, Freeletics, Profit Bricks, Turck, Orderbird, Solactive, Project A, Scalable, InVision, Thermondo, Stylight and Innovation Hub by Innolgy.

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