Dublin critical to Personio’s future success, says CEO

The HR tech firm, which has just secured a further $200m in investment, is set on becoming one of the world’s biggest software companies

Hanno Renner, Personio chief executive: ‘Dublin is hugely important for us in helping achieve the sort of growth we envisage as it is a great source of talent’

Personio, the HR tech company that is growing its Irish workforce to 500 people, is aiming to become as big as SAP, the largest non-US software firm by revenue in the world.

Speaking to the Business Post as the company confirmed a new $200 million funding raise that values the company at $8.5 billion, Hanno Renner, founder and chief executive, reiterated how important the company’s Irish operation is to Personio’s future success.

Personio, which has ...