David Latten: Stay Curious
In this episode of Championship Leadership, we had an interesting conversation with David Latten, Head of Global Indirect Procurement and Supplier Diversity & Equality at Logitech – a world leader in products that connect people in a natural, intuitive way to the digital experience.
David will share his experience of not fitting well in unstructured academia which pushed him to leave school and was unsure of what the future might bring. Eventually, he found a job and landed in a corporate procurement role by accident.
After years of working in the corporate world, David finally found a home in Logitech that adapted the idea of a working environment that commits not just to product quality but also promotes gender equality. These and more!
Tune in to this episode!
In This Episode:
[0:54] What does Championship Leadership mean to David?
[3:50] Who is David Latten and what brought him to where he is today?
[12:00] Leaders that have influenced him.
[15:42] His vision, future plans, and the impact he wants to make.
[18:02] A turning point in his life.
[23:31] Episode takeaways.
“Championship leadership is about what is right for the performance of the team, and understanding the vision forward and the role they play in terms of delivering the vision.”
“Always be thinking about what’s coming next to keep the level up and to strive to improve over a long period of time.”
“There’s a niche for everyone.”
“What’s the value and impact of what you do rather than just being a sort of collection of responsibilities and a job description?”
About The Guest:
Small Company. Big Products.
Logitech is a world leader in products that connect people in a natural, intuitive way to the digital experiences they care about. We develop our products with a powerful blend of artistic design, surprising science, and innovation driven by consumer insight. Our consumer products are designed for popular computing devices–PCs and Macs, tablets and smartphones. Want to be part of this team of innovators?
We believe that anyone can have the best idea. We are innovators, creators and designers. We challenge ourselves and each other, and believe that success is never final. We push the limit, because great is not good enough. We inspire, delight and empower the world. We are Logitech.
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