In our #InsideAT series we regularly present new employees. Today it's Francisca Braga da Cruz's turn. She starts with us as an intern - in the interview she tells us what drove her to do it, what her background is and how she likes to spend her life besides work.
Which position are you taking on at AT?
I start as a trainee in the marketing department.
How did you hear about AT come to your attention?
Through a friend of mine who has also done an internship here before.
Why did you Why did you choose AT?
I find the industry very interesting and I also had experience in IT companies. My majors at university were marketing and digital business and I found that suitable for the position I'm starting in now.
What are you are you looking forward to the most?
I am looking forward to meeting new people and learning a lot of new things.
What did you done before?
Before that, I studied business administration and did an internship at another IT company.
Where were you born and raised?
I was born and raised in Porto, Portugal.
What do you do in your free time?
I like to meet friends, do sports and love to travel.
What has been your favourite travel destination so far and where would you definitely like to go?
My favourite destination so far has been Asia, probably the Philippines. I definitely want to go to Australia.
What could you definitely not do without in your travel suitcase?
What was the last book you read?
How Elon Musk is changing the world
What was your dream job as a child?
I wanted to be a veterinarian.
What used to be your favourite subject at school?
Maths and art
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