Advice and Examples: What can you tell me about our CEO? For a Stryker Interview Question.
1. What can you tell me about our CEO?
Why the Interviewer Asks This Question
Before any job interview, you must research the company you are interviewing with. You want to learn all you can to answer any questions the interviewer will have. Review the company website, online employee reviews, the job announcement, and visit the company and talk to staff. The interviewer wants to hear that you have done your homework and can tell them a little about their CEO.
Focus Your Answer On
Show the interviewer you have done in-depth research on their company. Focus your answer on naming the CEO of Stryker and a little history about them. You can mention when they were appointed CEO, who they worked for before joining Stryker, and any achievements they have made since becoming CEO.
1st Answer Example
"Kevin Lobo is your CEO and Chair of the Board and became CEO in October 2012. Mr. Lobo has had quite an impressive career across many industries. He has held finance, General Manager, and President positions and serves on the Board of Directors for three major corporations and councils."
2nd Answer Example
"Your CEO is Kevin Lobo and has held that position since October 2012. Before becoming CEO, Mr. Lobo was the Group President of Orthopaedics after joining Stryker in 2011. He has an intriguing background working in Europe and Canada with many interesting roles in finance, chemical spin-out, and specialty phosphates."