The Young Manager’s Forum (YMF) has selected Rezki Karar, account manager - defence and government services at Sodexo as a finalist in this year’s Young Leader of the Year category of the PFM awards.
The YMF creates a platform for professionals to connect with their peers in the workplace industry and inspire others and help guide the future of Facilities Management. The Young Leader of the Year award shines a light on the brightest and most promising individuals set to change the face of industry in years to come.
The awards process provides an opportunity for nominees to share their personal journey and inspire other fresh-faced FMs to make an impact early in their careers.
“It is truly an honour to be chosen as a finalist among an extremely high calibre of candidates. This recognition will allow me to influence more positive change in the FM industry, it also hopefully means more inspiration for those I now mentor.”
We had the opportunity to sit down with Rezki to get to know him a little more…
What three words describe you best?
Tenacious, driven, passionate.
What is your favourite motivation quote?
“Seek first to understand, then to be understood.” – Dr Stephen Covey
What has been your greatest highlight so far of your career?
To be considered for this award, shortlisted and reaching the finalist stage.
What is your career end goal?
To become a leader who has influenced and positively shaped the strategy which defines FM.
What is your future vision for the FM sector?
I believe that the FM sector will reshape and evolve faster than ever to meet future business requirements, improve social values by fully embracing technology and driving positive change.