Our Industry Person of the Week is Richa Paliwal. Richa is a Regional Senior Manager at Grundfos.
Q: How did you get started working in your field?
Richa: I started my career in the pump world with Grundfos and fell in love with the pumps that we build. I joined in as an Applications Engineer and got to work with some of the best people in the industry and a decade later I head the water utility customer sales and support center for the Americas region.
Q: What do you love the most about your job? What are you most proud of?
Richa: I am passionate about engineering, sales and customer service and in my new role I am empowered to build a high performing team and get to build it from ground up. I am grateful for this amazing opportunity to be in a role where I can empower my team to help them grow and excel in their professional careers.
Q: What advice would you give to someone considering this line of work or new to the field?
Richa: My advice to anyone starting in this line of work is always be true to yourself and believe in yourself and your dreams and never be afraid of working hard.
THANK YOU, RICHA! WE LOOK FORWARD TO KEEPING UP WITH YOU THROUGH THE #PUMPTALK COMMUNITY!
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