Hi, I'm Marcel​

Founder & Human-centered Tech Leader

Founder & Human-centered Tech Leader

Areas of expertise​

I’m happy to share my experience, learnings and thoughts. I love to talk about:

Taledo, Recruiting Expert, Company Building

Tech, AI, Digitalisation, Product
Personal Growth & Holistic Productivity

As seen on...


Taledo on the first page of innovative HR-Tech startups.
Expert article about Recruiting, digitalization and AI - and what makes Taledo's approach special.
Opening the semester at TechLabs Berlin with a talk about productivity
Topics range from founding a company, dealing with uncertainty, having awareness of your role - up to the question of purpose.
Interview with Marcel Poelker: Recruiting departments not only struggle with a chronic lack of time, but there are also often accusations of discrimination in the room. To what extent can algorithms help?
Industry Lecture: A CTO’s advices from hundreds of Interviews When do you ever get the chance to receive application tips from someone who did hundreds of interviews?

My bio in bulletpoints

  • Founder, Taledo – Award-winning Recruiting-Tech company 🏆
  • Head of IT, payleven (sumup) – youngest management member 🏋️
  • Master Informatics – First in class, Studienstiftung scholarship recipient 🎖️
  • Bachelor Informatics – First in class 🏅
  • Fun fact: played drums in various bands 🥁