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International Womxn's Day at Scoot

March 4th, 2019

Here at Scoot, we celebrate our awesome and inspirational team of womxn every day. In honor of International Womxn’s Day, we are acknowledging just a few of the womxn who electrify Scoot.

 

Name: Sunaina

Role at Scoot: VP of Finance, San Francisco

Q: Who is a female role model of yours?

A: The mother of a friend of mine who started her own consulting company and has grown it to 60 people. She decided to strike out on her own so her daily work could exhibit her values and maintain work life balance, a key priority for her.

Q: What’s your favorite mechanical triumph?

A: Swapping a Scoot battery 🙂 Baby steps…

Q: What do you love about working at Scoot?

A: Being at the cutting edge of urban transportation innovation!

 


Name: Andrea

Role at Scoot: Fleet Manager, San Francisco

Q: Who is a female role model of yours?

A: Gloria Steinem

Q: What’s your favorite mechanical triumph?

A: Taking apart a coaster hub on a bicycle, re-hauling it, re-installing and riding that bike down to the ground again. Either that or changing out the brake pads on my car when I was sixteen.

Q: What do you love about working at Scoot?

A: I like chaos and trouble-shooting to help the fleet team work smoothly. I also love learning how to work on vehicles.

 

 

Name: Mar

Role at Scoot: VP of Market Development, Europe

Q: Who is a female role model of yours?

A: My 5-year-old niece 🙂 

Q: What’s your favorite mechanical triumph?

A: I fixed my leaking toilette and my broken blinds.

Q: What do you love about working at Scoot?

A: The positive impact that Scoot can have in the society with our mission.


Name: Cait

Role at Scoot: Vehicle Product Manager, San Francisco

Q: Who is a female role model of yours?

A: Gwynne Shotwell, the COO of SpaceX.

Q: What’s your favorite mechanical triumph?

A: Being the go-to mechanic for my friends and family.

Q: What do you love about working at Scoot?

A: I love seeing the positive impact Scoot has – every day on my way to work in SF, I see people getting where they need to go, riding on things that I have helped build. My colleagues are amazing to work with, and the culture at Scoot is truly special and mission-driven.

Name: Bea

Role at Scoot: Senior Rider Representative, Santiago

Q: Who is a female role model of yours?

A: My female role model is my mum. She has always fought for everything she believed in and she taught me to trust in myself and to achieve all I want in life. My wish is that she feels proud of me because she is the one that has helped me to be who I am today.

Q: What’s your favorite mechanical triumph?

A: My favorite mechanical triumph was building out the Customer Service operations for the Scoot launch in Santiago.

Q: What do you love about working at Scoot?

A: The way you feel like you are part of something, a member of a huge family and everyone is doing their best to achieve one common goal.

Name: Anna

Role at Scoot: Marketing Manager, Barcelona

Q: Who is a female role model of yours?

A: Audrey Hepburn. I just love everything about her. But especially I admire how she built her priorities and goals and worked hard to achieve them.

Q: What’s your favorite mechanical triumph?

A: I’m crazy about DIY and I’m especially proud of one lamp I built for my bedroom.

Q: What do you love about working at Scoot?

A: I love working for a company with a mission I truly believe in. In addition to that, I love the opportunity of working with very different people, with different backgrounds and different passions in life, it’s a great way of growing personally and professionally.