Job title: Senior Sales Trader
Office location: Amsterdam
With STX: 4+ Years
1. Ziwei, can you share what a typical workday looks like in your role at STX?
In my role at STX, a typical workday is an everchanging blend of internal and external meetings, calls and engagements. These sessions revolve around discussing market status, sharing vital information, exploring potential collaborations, and collectively structuring the most effective solutions.
3. Given your extensive tenure at STX, we’re intrigued by your journey into the renewable energy sector. What factors or experiences piqued your interest and led you to this field?
My journey into the renewable energy sector was influenced by my experience growing up in a city plagued by air pollution. I was drawn to the rapidly expanding renewable energy sector – by the prospect of contributing to a greener world.
5. The world of trading is known for its rapid pace and its own unique challenges. How have you effectively navigated these challenges?
Well yes, there are challenges, but that also means many opportunities! When facing challenges, I strive to maintain a positive and professional attitude, try to understand the logic behind and make sure I’m constantly communicating with colleagues to come up with appropriate solutions.
7. Achieving a harmonious equilibrium between the demands of a robust career and personal life is no small task. What insights or practical tips can you share for maintaining this balance, especially considering your experience at STX?
To be honest, my practical tip is to work hard and play hard!