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Posted on 24 May, 2018 in Blog

“MEET THE TEAM” – ISSUE 11

IN A NEW SERIES OF ARTICLES, WE WILL LOOK AT THE INDIVIDUAL ROLES OF A CROSS-SECTION OF DIFFERENT FTI EMPLOYEES. FOR OUR ELEVENTH ISSUE OF “MEET THE TEAM” WE SPEAK TO MR. URS STAUBLI.

 

  • What is your name and where are you from?

Urs Staubli, from Switzerland.

  • What is your current position in FTI and how long have you worked here?

I’m a Sales Consultant for FTI.

  • What are the main functions of your job?

To coordinate the new MIA (Manufacturing In Action) project with FTI’s new European partner and other potential partners and customers.

  • Can you describe a typical working day for you in FTI?

Usually I have conference calls with FTI’s headquarter and Fred Perez of FTI US. Also, I frequently talk to or visit our European partner or other potential customers for the MIA project.

  • What are the main challenges you face in your job, and how do you overcome them?

Sometimes the challenge is to have everyone on the same page to push the MIA project forward. Coordination of all parties involved and making sure that everyone runs in the same direction is my major objective.

  • Who do you work most closely with in FTI, and how would you describe the spirit of teamwork within the company?

I mostly communicate with Fred Perez and Michael Gutowski, FTI’s CEO and I like to work together with the team.

  • What is the best thing about workING for FTI?

I like that FTI’s management has lot of ideas to bring the company to a higher level.

  • What do you like to do outside of work for fun?

Surfing, skiing, sailing, running, and taking care of my family.

  • What is your favorite food?

Healthy modern food.

  • Who is your favorite sports team?

Sailing Team Evanesse where I am a team member.

  • What is your favorite movie / song?

Lord of the Rings and Can’t Hold Us by Macklemore.