EmpregoLigado receives $7 million funding by Léo Siqueira in Marketplace, Recruitment 05 Sep 2014 The use of smartphones in Latin America is growing at a rapid pace. Countries like Brazil, a key market in the region, are trying to make better use of that trend. EmpregoLigado is one of the promising start-ups that might add some activity to the burgeoning Latin American marketplace. The company, which competes with local job websites and staffing agencies looking for blue-collar workers, has This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share BrazilLatin America Léo Siqueira Léo Siqueira joined the AIM Group in 2014 as writer and analyst for Latin America. He is a multimedia journalist based in, but not limited to Campinas, Sao Paulo. Siqueira has been writing, reporting, and consulting for different news outlets and corporations in Brazil and in the US. Siqueira has worked for almost three years as a correspondent in Brazil with ICIS, the world’s largest information provider for the global petrochemical industry, and has been working with other global publishers, such as USA TODAY and Motorsport.com. His expertise includes general news coverage, online, print and multimedia journalism, and corporate communications as well. In this particular area, he has been working with international clients.