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COVID-19 сrisis management. Reflections and reactions [The Gurtam podcast, episode 5]

12 June, 2020
Tatsiana Charnavets

The fifth episode of the Gurtam podcast is at your pleasure. In this episode, you’ll hear the voices of the Gurtam experts discussing the topic that continues to be a pressing matter – COVID-19 сrisis management.

Who talks?

Gurtam Senior Partner Success Manager

Liana Shatova, Senior Partner Success Manager, Gurtam

Liana has been with Gurtam for about two years, and mainly, her daily duties are close work with our partners in North America: communication, assistance with their current issues, and help with their projects matters. Thus, Liana is the best person to talk about the challenges the partners are dealing with. 

Gurtam  VP of International Strategy

Esteban Hunt, VP of International Strategy, Gurtam 

Esteban is responsible for building a strategic vision for the International Business Development Center at Gurtam. His scope of duties is managing strategic and operational department activities, setting up targets for the department while ensuring those targets are met, and many other related tasks. Also, Esteban is engaged in close communication with our partners, which makes his opinion valuable while talking about partners and their business. Esteban has been with Gurtam for five years.

What’s the talk about?

In the beginning, Liana provides statistical information on the impact of the corona pandemic on the global economy. Then she outlines the impact of the coronacrisis on the global telematics market, and Esteban speaks his thoughts in this connection. Would you like to know the figures to make your vision of the situation? Don’t delay and listen to the podcast right now!

Then, Liana and Esteban discuss the first Gurtam’s reaction to the situation caused by COVID-19, the company's measures in this connection, and the partners. Esteban stresses that the first reaction was no reaction as initially, no one thought it could be the pandemic with painful consequences for many businesses. Want to know how the situation at Gurtam has developed? Find the answers in the podcast.

Towards the end of the conversation, Esteban provides some expert comments on the measures that the governments have introduced to support local businesses and Gurtam’s actions to help the community mentioning units deactivation functionality, Distance Tag launching with detailed explanation. 

As we know, the opportunity lies in every crisis. And finally, Liana and Esteban discuss the opportunities for business evolution that appeared thanks to the coronacrisis. The podcast episode ends with some valuable insights generated during the conversation. Want to know more? Listen until the end.

Why listen to it?

We highly recommend listening to this podcast episode to find out: 

We’ll appreciate any insightful feedback on this edition and your suggestions on the topics of the future episodes. Find the previous podcast episodes on our YouTube channel. Also, please, be informed that now you can find the episodes of the Gurtam podcast on the following platforms:

Tatsiana Charnavets
Tatsiana Charnavets
Tatsiana is the Content Marketing Specialist at Gurtam who writes about subjects valuable to the Wialon community. She creates blog content, product presentations, and printed materials that our partners use in their business activities.

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