With more than 10 years of practical on-the-ground experience in collaboration between Europe and Southwest Asia (Pakistan), we will support you in achieving your business goals.
We specialise in IT cooperation, but are happy to support you in any partnership that requires cross-cultural experience, intelligence, skills and on-site availability.
Christian Herter focuses on how teams and leaders navigate the complexities of cultural differences between Western and South Asian cultures.
Christian Herter is a Swiss grown entrepreneur holding a Masters in Computer Science from the University of Zurich. He is a certified Coach EASC and has spent 10+ years with his family in Pakistan running a software house. He has immersed himself in the local culture and built relationships among people from all social classes. Pakistan has a mixed reputation and is often misunderstood. Christian Herter has invaluable experience in building trust in this context.
Christian Herter loves the warm-hearted tea talks and is amazed by the improvisational talents of the Pakistani people. He is thrilled to see how quickly ideas become realities. Christian Herter appreciates the goal-oriented business approach practiced in his native Switzerland. Additionally he likes the Swiss focus on reliablity and quality, while welcoming feedback from every employee. Christian Herter loves asking curious questions and being questioned himself. He is passionate about serving individuals and teams thrive and enjoy collaboration in a culturally diverse environment.
Founded in 2013, the head office of xtendum gmbh is based in Schwellbrunn AR, Switzerland. The affiliated company xtendum services pvt. ltd. operates on-site and is based in Islamabad, Pakistan.
We help you choose and get started with the right offshore software development partner.
For ten years we have done staffing and completed projects for our European clients succesfully. We know exactly what offshoring means because we have experienced all the pros and cons of it ourselves.
We know the needs of small and medium-sized enterprises particularly well and are happy to support you in creating and operating a customised solution. We know the right partners and not only connect you with them but also come alongside.
We are your co-worker and sparring partner, and we are your lifeline, if something should go wrong.
Help your employees thrive in a culturally diverse team and take intercultural partnerships with other companies to the next level.
We help you clear away the obstacles and accompany you on the path to success.
Navigating intercultural partnerships is not easy. Learn from the experience of successful and sustainable cooperations.
We share our cultural insights gained through years of experience and accompany you in the realisation of your goals.
We have worked with many small and medium-sized enterprises in the past, but also with some large companies. We have provided (or are still providing) offshore software services to the clients below.
If you would like to know more, please do not hesitate and contact us to arrange a phone call. We look forward to hearing from you!
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