Employee Story: Csilla Léka
When did you join GCT and how long have you been at the company for? Which office are you located at?
I have joined GCT in 2016 by establishing the Hungarian office responsible for activities in Slovakia and Czech Republic too.
Was the job what you expected it would be? Did anything surprise you?
The job was much more complex than I expected but fulfilling. To be the head of the office and building the team, in addition to the project management became an important part of my daily activities.
What’s changed at the company since you’ve joined?
The company became larger, with offices in Poland, Lithuania, Kazakhstan, Georgia and India. The team is also growing, and we have a bigger group of specialists available.
What is important for you in the corporate culture of GCT?
It is important, that we work in a supportive, friendly environment. Everyone’s contribution to the steps of global project management is valued and appreciated.
Can you describe an event that was particularly memorable during your career at GCT?
I remember the first investigator meeting, which I was appointed to lead. It was organized perfectly by our team and the Investigators appreciated learning and face to face interactions with Sponsor and GCT.
What have you learnt working at GCT?
I have learned, that with a talented team and supportive environment we can build and run global projects in a comfortable way, meeting specific timelines and goals.
What do you enjoy the most about your current role?
I enjoy the complexity of the current projects running in multiple countries involving several parties. I also like collaborating with our young colleagues full of enthusiasm and with a fresh attitude.
From your point of view, what does GCT contribution to people’s lives look like? What is the most relevant thing that we do?
We are looking for innovative solutions to make people’s lives easier, maintain health for longer, to be able to live a full life.
What motivates you to come to work each day?
I always look at the next steps to move forward in order to have the project or company reach their goals. This motivates me every day.
What are some of your favorite activities outside of work?
Outside of work I like to spend my time active: hiking in summer, skiing in winter. I also like to read good novels.
Updated: December 23, 2021
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