Valeria Reyes

Valeria Reyes

Director of HR

Vale has always been passionate about understanding human systems: how people’s behaviors in relation to others transform and evolve the system. She has applied her degree in Psychology to multiple fields: communitary work, psychoeducation, psychotherapy, digital marketing, business management and Human Resources (HR). For the past 5 years, Vale has worked as Head of People in the private sector, building and maintaining HR processes that create safe, remote work environments. She believes that HR will support the Future of Work through ethical, empathetic and pragmatic people management practices. Her background in clinical psychology has informed her efforts in designing, building and optimizing worker lifecycle processes that are focused on improving work performance whilst maintaining mental health. Vale has a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Universidad de Los Andes and a Masters Degree in Human Resources Management from IEBS. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her partner and two dogs, relaxing with arts and crafts projects, playing videogames and reading fantasy literature. Vale currently lives in Bogotá, Colombia.

7 Facts About Valeria Reyes

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I'm a highly sensitive person, I feel things wholeheartedly.

2

I feel proud of my geekness and sharing the love for comics, videogames, anime and fantasy books.

3

I'm a textile artist: I love to knit, embroider and crochet projects. One of my embroidery pieces was selected by Museo del Oro to be exhibited along with other textile artists from Colombia.

4

I've had cats and dogs all my life and consider pets a fundamental part of my journey in life.

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I train a traditional Japanese martial art.

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I'm passionate about helping others who also struggle with anxiety and depression.

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I love trying new sweets and desserts whenever I travel to other countries.