Director of Strategic Sourcing Initiatives
Würth Industry North America
Brooklyn Park, MN
How long have you worked for Würth?
2 years and 4 months
What do you like most about your job?
The satisfaction of helping the team members in their self-development and the team spirit in taking care of our customers.
What do you like to do when you're not working?
Anything creative and nerdy, learning to play a solo in guitar, hacking things and making DIY stuff, Robotics, ioT and flying drones. I engage my kids in those activities. I have a state parks license plate for my SUV and try to get the maximum out of it by biking with my wife.
What are your favorite sports teams?
"Growing up in India, life revolved around Cricket. My favorite sports team is the Indian National Cricket Team! The other favorite is Purdue Men's Basketball Team."
What is a typical day like for you?
There is no such thing as a "typical" day. Each day is is unique and a learning opportunity. Generally speaking, day revolves around taking care of a customer in collaboration with others. I try to spend my time by balancing between suppliers, stakeholder and team members.
What's a fun fact about you?
I survived Polio when I was a child and lucky enough to spend 5 years in the National Cadet Core of Indian Army during school and college.