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Merle Raun (Tambur), PhD

Co-founder, CEO

I am a co-founder and CEO of LevelLab. In addition to overseeing the overall management of the company, I also organize research planning and conduct personnel surveys and business analyses.

I have worked for years as a lecturer, consultant, and trainer, focusing on topics related to organizational culture and work environment: conflict management, prevention of workplace bullying, psychosocial risk factors, emotional management at work, and creating a positive work climate. I believe that good relationships between employees and a healthy work environment are essential factors for success in any company.

I have completed my doctoral studies at the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration at the University of Tartu (2015).

Tauno Õunapuu, MSc

Co-founder, CTO

I am a co-founder and development manager at LevelLab. My responsibilities primarily include managing evaluation projects, software and technology development, as well as quantitative analysis.

I have over 10 years of experience working as a senior executive in a private higher education institution, and I have a deep understanding of both the business and education sectors. As an academic, I have focused on research methodology and data analysis, as well as research on professional competitiveness and smart city studies.

I have graduated from the University of Tartu with a Master’s degree in Computer Science (1994).

Delis Lauringson, BA


I am an analyst at LevelLab and I am responsible for organizing, preparing, and conducting research. 2021. In June 2021, I graduated from Tallinn University of Technology with a bachelor’s degree in Public Administration and Political Science. At the moment, I am studying in the Master’s program in Social and Information Processes Analysis at the University of Tartu. Previously, I have been involved in preparing research in the public sector and I also have work experience in the field of marketing.

Laura Argus, MSc


I work as an analyst at LevelLab, where I manage, prepare, and conduct research, ensuring effectiveness. I obtained a Master’s degree in Environmental Technology from the University of Tartu in 2015. I have over ten years of experience in environmental research, which has provided me with extensive expertise in writing projects, reports, and scientific articles, as well as in quantitative analysis.