For this People in Command spotlight, we asked Leonardo Tiago to answer a few questions about himself and his career at Command Alkon.
What is your title here at Command Alkon?
My title is ‘Batch Support Specialist’. My role consists mainly on installing and commissioning our COMMANDbatch systems, working with the electronic and electric components on the field, troubleshooting and providing our customer support once these systems are in place.
How long have you been with Command Alkon?
I’ve been with Command Alkon 7+ years. I’ve started in April 2012.
What brought you to this position and this company?
I’ve always wanted to work on a company that has a global presence like CAI and when I first got the job offer, I was excited about the opportunity of working/training in the US again. I was looking for a change, I didn’t want to work in Sao Paulo city anymore, so when looking for a fresh start all came together.
What’s your favorite part about your position?
I really enjoy the fact my position allows me to balance being in the office and out on the road. On top of that, it really gives you the satisfaction of being able to see closely the results of your work when you’re out on the field, watching the concrete production and dealing with the pressure that sometimes comes with it.
What do you like most about working for Command Alkon?
I love the fact it got me traveling to many different places and that I can work with customers from all over the world!
If you could give any advice to someone who is interested in joining the Command Alkon team, what would that be?
We have a healthy corporate environment, happy place to work, always supportive with its employees, you won’t regret it!
What’s something about you that might shock us to learn?
I’m the youngest employee in the UK office. (lol)
What do you look forward to for the future of Command Alkon?
I look forward to Command Alkon maintaining its solid name in the industry with innovations and new businesses.
Is there anything else you’d like to add? It could be any random thing – hobbies, career/life goals, etc.
I enjoy cooking, working out at the gym, running and enjoying a nice BBQ with friends.