Getting to Know FISCHER USA's Customer Service Team: Yvonne

Yvonne WyanName: Yvonne Yan
Job Title: CFO & Controller

How long have you worked for FISCHER USA?
I have worked for FISCHER USA over 3 years.

What's your favorite thing about working for FISCHER USA?
The family environment and working with other teams that I can trust and are engaged; the quality communication.

If you could write your own job title that best describes what you do here, what would it be?
CFO & Controller is accurate. My main duties are leading our finance and accounting team to ensure financial reports are accurate and completed on time, track cash flow, and propose corrective actions to the management team.

What do you enjoy about the work you do?
Accounting and finance are an important part of a company's success and with Fischer we are both recognized and valued members of the team.

What advice would you give a candidate who wants to join our team of superstars?
Prospective employees should be positive and enthusiastic, adaptive to change. Other key traits include a willingness to continue learning and moving forward.

Who is someone you admire, and why?
Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, she has brought a trusting view of female leaders and their capabilities.

What are your tips for being successful?
Always be willing to listen to feedback, be honest with yourself, take responsibility and don't set limits.

The most important thing I learned (in or since) high school is…
It's good to have a dream, but it's better to take actions in order to make your dream come true [it's probably why I am here in the United States].

How do you want people to remember you?
I would like to be remembered as a hard worker and a positive influence to the people around me.

What is top on your bucket list?
Read more, travel more.

If you had a choice between two superpowers, being invisible or flying, which would you choose?
Flying - so I can be anywhere I want to be and whom I want to be with.

Finish this sentence. On Sunday mornings, you can usually find me...
On a treadmill and doing stretches, then have breakfast and coffee with my family & reading a book.

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