Meet Distillery: Matias Beccacece – Head of Product Supply and Design

At Distillery, our wonderful workers are on the heart of all the pieces we do — And so they should have the highlight!

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

Immediately, we’d wish to introduce Mati, our Head of Product Supply and Design!

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

Hey! I’m Matias -but everybody calls me Mati. Born and raised in Cordoba, Argentina, I’m 32 and have been working in software program growth for the previous 10 years. I majored in programs engineering and later in administration. Nearly 10 years in the past I began out as a developer after which moved over to the “darkish aspect” and commenced working in Product Administration, first as a BA, then PO, PM, and so on… 

I joined Distillery in September 2021 as a Product Supply Supervisor, then turned Stack Supervisor of Product, and at last in September 2022 turned Head of Product Supply and Design. On this place, my aim is to make sure the success and progress of the division, coach and mentor everybody on the staff and foster an setting the place all of our staff members can succeed.

Given your work expertise, what are your largest strengths that you just convey to your function at Distillery?

Having a background in software program engineering and growth, I really feel that certainly one of my largest property is the flexibility to grasp the event course of and the builders’ language. It’s not nearly constructing merchandise that folks love but in addition constructing merchandise which can be technically possible. Additionally, I like to think about myself as an understanding and empathetic individual, who’s prepared to assist others in order that they can provide their greatest.

What attracted you to Distillery?

The primary factor that attracted me to Distillery was its tradition and folks. I joined the corporate because of the referrals program, and shortly after doing so, I noticed that the tradition and the values of the individuals on this firm have been simply one thing else. In Distillery, I discovered an organization the place I really feel valued and appreciated, and somebody at all times cares for my well-being. This isn’t one thing you discover in each different firm 😉

What are some expertise or subjects you’re studying about proper now?

One of many issues I like concerning the software program growth world is Agility. It’s wonderful how an Agile mindset may also help you overcome a great deal of challenges and enhance your staff’s total efficiency. That’s why I’m at present studying and making use of the methods described in Jurgen Appello’s e-book “Administration 3.0” which teaches you the right way to apply the Agile ideas and values to managing groups.

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

I can’t -and I imply it- have a messy desktop or folder in my pc. Having greater than two or three information on my desktop actually annoys me. Additionally, if a folder in my pc has plenty of information which can be unrelated to one another I want to arrange them in additional folders.

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

Espresso! I like shopping for totally different sorts of it. Then I grind the beans and put together my very own espresso.

I consider I’ve two to a few cups in a day (one within the morning, one within the afternoon and possibly one other one proper after lunch)

What do you take pleasure in doing outdoors of labor?

Nicely, family and friends do take plenty of my time after work, I actually take pleasure in spending time with them. Moreover that, I like touring! It doesn’t actually matter the place I’m heading, so long as there’s a visit within the foreseeable future I’ll be blissful! 

I’m additionally an avid reader, there’s hardly a second by which I’m not studying a minimum of one e-book. Music is one other of my favourite hobbies. I play the guitar and have been self-learning piano for the previous two years.

I like canine and -especially- german shepherds. Life is simply not the identical with out canine!

As for sports activities, I take pleasure in tennis and have been enjoying it since I used to be a toddler!

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

#Organized #Serving to #Traveler #Canine #AvGeek (look it up!)

What’s your most-used/favourite emoji?


What’s your favourite e-book (or what are you at present studying)?

The entire “Harry Potter” sequence.

What’s your supreme trip (or what trip did you final take)?

Wherever within the Caribbean!

What languages are you able to converse?

Spanish, English and I wish to suppose I converse a little bit of Italian.

In the event you may stay in any metropolis, the place would it not be?

New York Metropolis for positive!