Valeria is an equity officer evaluating new opportunities and supporting existing investments in the South America region. She joined Oikocredit in 2010 and until 2012 was in charge of portfolio management of South America South region.
Before joining Oikocredit, Valeria spent three years working as a financial & operational risk head in an microfinance institution in Bolivia. Previously, she worked for four years in the beer industry in a multinational company in Uruguay in various positions in finance, planning and commercial areas.
Valeria started her career as an audit assistant in an international firm in Uruguay. She has a Masters in Management and Costs from University of Uruguay (UDELAR) and graduated as a public accountant (University of Uruguay). Valeria also taught management accounting in the University of Uruguay (UDELAR).