Tanya leads the People team at Kustomer and is responsible for establishing our talent and culture strategy while upholding our values and mission. An experienced start-up People Operations leader, she brings her passion for business alongside a keen understanding of the balance between people, product and profit.
Prior to Kustomer, Tanya worked at Knewton, an educational technology company that raised over $180M. She served as the Head of Human Resources and Recruiting leading growth efforts and partnering closely with the rest of the executive team during Knewton’s successful acquisition process. During her tenure at Knewton, Tanya led the roll-out of a streamlined performance review process, defined compensation bands, and helped open international offices, recruiting in global markets like London, Brazil, Japan, Singapore and China.
Her philosophy on leadership and culture is one of empowerment and teamwork – partnering closely with every employee to help them achieve their goals while navigating the company towards its vision.