Head of HR, DaWanda Gmbh
Cindy Rubbens is the Head of HR at DaWanda, an exciting online marketplace for unique and handmade items, where designers and creatives offer their one of a kind and limited-edition products for sale.
In her function as Head of HR, Cindy develops strategic HR solutions in order to add value to DaWanda and bring ROI in people. The founders she has worked for praise her for her unconventional ways of practicing HR and her relentless energy.
Originally from Belgium, Cindy worked and lived eight years in the UK and now lives in Berlin, Germany with her family. Cindy learned the ropes of the startup business early on in her career, whilst being employed at Passion Capital’s White Bear Yard. As one of the first employees of Mendeley ltd. she has lived the roller-coaster experience from founding till exit. She lives by and reminds her employees daily to “Strive for Excellence, and to not get distracted along the way”.