• Camila Boyer

    Director of Executive Communications at Checkout.com

Camilla is the Director of Executive Communications at Checkout.com, and has worked in communications and culture-building for the past 10 years. Until recently, she served as Head of Internal Communications and Culture at Hopin: the fully remote virtual and hybrid events company. Prior to Hopin, she set up her own executive communications company and also worked in internal communications at Twitter.

Camilla believes great culture and communications infrastructure are the key to creating successful workplaces and employers of the future. She loves having a flexible work environment because it gives her time for watercolour paintings, morning walks, travelling, and spending time with her friends and family in Spain and the US.

  • Darren Murph

    Head of Remote at Gitlab

Named an “oracle of remote work” by CNBC, Darren is a recognised visionary in organisational design. He serves as GitLab’s Head of Remote, a role which he pioneered. He leads at the intersection of people operations, marketing, and strategic communication. His career is defined by leading remote teams, charting remote transformations, connecting non-obvious dots and architecting inclusive cultures. He holds a Guinness World Record in publishing, and has authored GitLab’s Remote Playbook and “Living the Remote Dream: A Guide To Seeing the World, Setting Records, and Advancing Your Career.” 

Darren has been interviewed by Harvard Business School, CNBC, CNN, The Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, TechCrunch, Fortune, Digiday, Business Insider, and more.

  • Iwo Szapar

    CEO at Remote-how

Iwo is the CEO of Remote-how, the world’s leading marketplace with remote & hybrid work experts, and Co-founder of the Remote-First Institute. Since 2017, he has advised 600+ companies (including Walmart, ING Bank, and Microsoft) and helped them optimise their distributed workforce. He wrote the book “Remote Work Is The Way – a guide to making the most of our office-optional future,” and was featured in Forbes, BBC, and Business Insider. 

Over the last five years, Iwo has worked remotely while living in 15 different countries. He’s a dog lover, amateur surfer, and DJ. When he’s not working, he reads history books and follows international affairs.

  • Chase Warrington

    Head of Remote at Doist

Chase is the Head of Remote at Doist: a pioneer of distributed work that specialises in productivity software. Doist created the award-winning task management app Todoist, and Twist, the first team messaging app designed for async work

Chase is responsible for developing Doist’s remote work strategy and advocating for the future of work. He has been recognised as a leader in the 2022 Remote Influencer Report and is a 2022 LinkedIn Top Voice for Remote Work. He’s a regular contributor and consultant to many of the leading remote work organisations and publications, as well as the host of his own podcast, About Abroad

Chase is currently based in Spain and speaks English and Spanish. When not nerding out about remote work, he loves travelling in his campervan, spending time in the mountains, and taking his husky pup for a jog from time to time. 

  • Gabriel Rath

    New Work, Social Media and Communication Expert

important job is being a father to his three daughters. Apart from that, he’s the host of the New Work Chat podcast and moderator for the 12min.me series in Rostock. Previously, he was an author of the column Daddymodus. 


He is an experienced speaker in the field of the future of work and digital transformation, e.g. at IOM Summit, CEBIT, re:publica and Zukunft Personal 2022. However, the biggest audience he’s ever had was during his performance as a rapper, along with Marteria in the Ostseestadium filled with 34.000 people.

  • Lena Thompson

    Professional Coach & Author

Lena was born in Russia, grew up in Israel & South Africa and now lives and works in the UK. She has over 15 years of experience in the corporate arena consulting, training and designing systems for her clients, including Microsoft, the Ministry of Defence, Anglo Irish Bank, and many others.

In 2018 Lena left her successful career to find more meaning and purpose. Now Lena is an award-winning entrepreneur and an international speaker with a passion for helping organisations build purpose-driven cultures that inspire and energise their people to personal and professional success.

Lena has received a publishing award from Brainz Magazine and co-authored a book ‘You Can Have It All’ with other female entrepreneurs which is available on Amazon.

  • Rita Wittek

    Director of People at Homerun

Rita is a hands-on People Leader. For the last 7+ years, she has been setting up employee experience from scratch by building and designing processes, tools, and frameworks for the entire employee lifecycle. Currently, she’s the Director of People at Homerun and creates value-based people strategies to build upon. 

Topics close to my heart are setting up inclusive benefits, mindful leadership through coaching, fostering a safe work environment through developing mental wellbeing strategies, fair compensation, learning and development, DE&I, cross-border hiring compliance & HR policy.

  • Tyler Sellhorn

    Head of Remote at Polygon Technology

Once a technology-oriented teacher, Tyler is now a teaching-oriented technologist. He’s the Head of Remote at Polygon Technology where he helps to build and showcase the decentralised workplace creating THE platform for decentralised applications. 

Tyler is an advocate of remote-first workplaces and is the host of “The Remote Show” podcast from We Work Remotely. At his core, Tyler is an enthusiastic, empathetic educator with a passion for leveraging technology to help others become their best selves. Check him out at https://tsell.link/

  • Melanie Wagner

    Country Manager DACH at HiBob

Melanie Wagner is HiBob’s Country Manager DACH, where she is responsible for HiBob’s German presence and oversees all operations in the area. Working jointly with clients, Melanie supports DACH companies to expand their local footprints. She is currently building a high-performance team with the same strong culture HiBob is known for in other parts of the world. 

Before joining HiBob, Melanie served as Regional Vice President DACH at Icertis, where she built the go-to-market strategy in the region and oversaw all sales activities. Prior to this, she held leadership positions at SAP SuccessFactors and Workday.

  • Nadia Harris

    Founder, Remote Work Advocate

Nadia is the Founder of remoteworkadvocate.com: the go-to place for companies and individuals willing to embrace the era of flexible working. She’s a leader in remote and hybrid work according to the Top 15 Remote Work Advocates ranking prepared by All American Speakers and the British Onalytica report “Who’s who in remote working.” She was also given the title of “Remote Innovator of 2022” by Remote. 

During her professional career, she has worked with numerous international companies – both start ups and structured corporations that have allowed her to gain valuable and intercultural experience. 

Having lived and worked in different countries has made her deep dive into the possibilities of distributed work and collaborate with clients in the USA, Europe, Asia and Africa. Fluent in English, German, Polish and French, Nadia holds a legal degree and an MBA in Intercultural Managerial Communication.

  • Alex Hernandez

    Co-Founder at Jobgether

Alex is the co-founder of Jobgether, a global job search engine for flexible jobs.

After 10 years working in a headhunting firm in London & Paris, he now lives in Madrid and has been building a fully remote company since March 2020.

  • David Rouven Möcker

    Partner & Lead of the Real Estate Consulting at PwC

David is a Partner and leads the Real Estate Consulting & Transformation practice of PwC Germany. The focus of his work is strategy and organisation consulting for real estate companies, optimization of business processes, and project management of large transformation and construction projects, especially in connection with the ongoing digitalisation of the industry and ESG guidelines.

David has more than 15 years of professional experience in the real estate consulting and construction industry.