Meet the Team: Founder & COO, Robin Eric Haak

Who are you, where are you from and what’s your mission at Jobspotting?

Robin, Hannover, Foreign Minister

When you’re not working, where are you most likely to be found?

“Ehrliche”, a traditional German bar

When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?

I can’t remember, but hopefully a Rodeo Cowboy

What is your pet hate?


What is your guilty pleasure?

R’n’B Music

Where is your favourite place?

Oberlech, Austria

What TV show, past or current, would you like to have a cameo in?


What was the first album you ever bought?

Michael Jackson

What is your game-plan for the zombie apocalypse?

Austria. Salzkammergut. Gun. Top of the mountain.

Who would play you in a TV movie about your life?

Hopefully Tom Hanks or Brad Pitt… but probably some scumbag!

What do you love about Berlin?

The atmosphere created by the people is the best.

What’s your secret talent?

I am amazing at karaoke performance (not the actual singing part, though).

What’s your favourite quote?

“I have chosen to be happy because it is good for my health” – Voltaire

Why do you like working at Jobspotting?

The team. Creating something unique that could help to change people’s lives and make them happier!

Carrie M. King

Carrie M. King

Carrie M. King is the Editor of the Journal by Jobspotting. Hailing originally from smack-bang in the middle of Ireland, she moved to Berlin in 2014 to join the gang at Jobspotting. Carrie previously worked in journalism and literature. If you want to share thoughts or ideas, get in touch: