José Rodrigues – Lead Consultant
José joined TVision’s implementation team in March 2021. He has over 12 years’ experience working with Microsoft Dynamics NAV and Business Central. His experience covers several areas including Finance, Warehousing, Manufacturing, Retail and Logistics.
Name someone you admire, and why?
Saul of Tarsus who became a Christian evangelist after persecuting them and my mother-in-law for raising my wife as a single mother in very adverse social and cultural time.
What’s a typical day like for you?
Morning exercise, green smoothie, meetings, with colleagues and customers, investigating and envisioning solutions, and trying to get things done on scope, time and budget. End of the day taxiing children to clubs.
Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
Wood working and interior decorations.
If you could be anywhere other than here, right this minute, where would you be?
Hugging my father and sister, they live in Mafra, Portugal.
Flashback to when you were 10 years old. What do you want to be when you grow up?
I remember when I was about five years old on a beach in Algarve that I wanted to be tall and speak foreign languages.
Finish this sentence. On Sunday mornings, you can usually find me...
Taxiing kids to clubs, tidying up the house/garden or swimming at the local swimming pool.
How do you want people to remember you?
Glass half full and trustworthy.
What do you think are the best skills that you bring to your job?
Resilience, willing to help and learn.
Name three words that you describe you.
Trustworthy, observant, good sense of humour.
How do you think your colleagues would describe you?
Willing to help, dedicated, enigmatic.
Name something surprising on your bucket list
Shredding an electric guitar.
Describe a personal goal that you want to accomplish in the next year?
Complete Accounting or PMI certification, 5K swimathon, introduce my children to tennis, improve how to plug an USB cable.
What publications do you regularly read?
I’m not a subscriber but surf a lot in internet main subjects: Raw food, moral & ethics, DIY, Technology & Innovation, sports and music.
What are you happiest doing, when you’re not working?
Having fun with my children, DIY, swimming, chatting with my wife.
What are some causes you care about?
Cancer Research, environment, sustainability and volunteering at my local swim club.
What do you do with friends in your spare time?
Spare time … ha ha … when I had spare time I loved to receive friends, cook a nice meal and drink different types of wines, go to live concerts and play sports.
What would be your personal motto?
Be patient but don’t waste time.