1. How and why did you join Nextage?
Just like many around the world, I was negatively impacted by the pandemic in 2020 and found myself looking for new employment. I was lucky that my previous employer was helpful in giving me the time to find something new that was a perfect fit for both myself and in turn, Nextage. In the process of searching, a good friend recommended I apply at Nextage. In doing so, I found that the two-fold opportunity of working as a customer advocate and in a medium-sized company irresistible.
2. What drives you?
Helping clients develop strategic road maps for digitalization, solving challenging problems, adding value and helping shape their future vision. I’m an optimist and believe that we can make the world a better place through communication, understanding, hard work, and ingenuity.
3. What do you think of the Nextage team?
From the start, I have been impressed by the professionalism, team spirit, and emphasis on customer success. I feel lucky to be a part of this family, being an expat, that’s important for me, especially with the current state situation with travel restrictions.
4. What do you think is the current market potential for PDM/PLM and CAD?
Many businesses have felt the profound effects of the 2020 pandemic and its impact on society as a whole. These unfortunate events have also underlined our clients’ need for removing data silos. Thus, also emphasizing the capabilities Teamcenter, NX, and Solid Edge provide by sharing product data and collaborating remotely through the leveraged use of our solutions. This all culminates in their ability to successfully navigate through the current market uncertainty and come out stronger than ever, during and long after, this pandemic.