October 3, 2023


Technology Room

Meet Distillery: Cristina Cajica, LatAm Operations Lead

2 min read

At Distillery, our wonderful staff are on the heart of every little thing we do — And so they need to have the highlight!

In our “Meet Distillery” collection, we introduce you to a number of the proficient specialists who assist us (and our companions) carry concepts to life.

Right now, we’d prefer to introduce Cristina, our LatAm Operations Lead!

Introduce your self, your background/experience, and your place at Distillery

Hello all! I’m Cristina, and I’m a part of the Operations crew at Distillery. I’m based mostly in Mexico and I’ve 5 years of expertise within the tech trade. I began working at Distillery as a Shopper Success Supervisor and transitioned into an ops function virtually one 12 months in the past. 

I’m very comfortable to have had the chance to develop in a distinct space and apply my industrial data in my present function. As an Operations Lead, I’m in a position to handle totally different initiatives at Distillery – this expertise has been very enriching as I’ve had the possibility to find out about totally different processes and lead numerous groups.

Given your work expertise, what are your greatest strengths that you simply carry to your function at Distillery?

My means to adapt and take care of uncertainty. I imagine these abilities are must-haves in a always altering trade like expertise.

What attracted you to Distillery?

The fast-paced surroundings, skilled development, and the authenticity of the individuals I work with. 

What has been your favourite half about being on the Distillery crew?

Working with individuals with totally different backgrounds! Having a various crew enriches our means of working – I’ve realized so much from my crew members, each professionally and personally.

What’s your secret work-related “pet peeve” associated to your function/trade that doesn’t actually matter however drives you loopy?

The alternative ways to pronounce SQL, haha! Some individuals spell it letter by letter, others simply say the phrase… I do each. 

Espresso or tea? What number of cups in a typical workday?

I like each however I’d have to decide on espresso. I drink round 3 cups in a typical workday. 

What do you take pleasure in doing exterior of labor?

I like going out for a stroll within the close by parks and exercising. I additionally love studying and listening to music (any variety!)

What are three to 5 hashtags that describe you (each personally and professionally)?

#goal-oriented #team-player #sarcastic #vegan

What’s your most-used/favourite emoji?


What’s your favourite ebook (Or what are you at present studying)?

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

What’s your perfect trip (Or what trip did you final take)?

Someplace near nature, I like doing ecotourism.

What languages are you able to converse?

Spanish, English and conversational French.

In case you may dwell in any metropolis, the place would it not be?

Geneva, Switzerland!