2018 Forum programme

Ms. Valentina Araya Hernández
Ms. Valentina Araya Hernández

Account Executive
Start-Up Chile


Valentina Araya Hernández is an account exetutive of Startup Chile with a degree in Civil Engineering, Business and Management.She has been part of the Start-Up Chile team integrating the Operations Department.

Her role as Account Executive is to guarantee the proper use of the public funds given to the projects that are selected as part of the portfolio and support them throughtheir acceleration program, guiding and connecting them with the ecosystem and Start-Up Chile network. She has supported and advised more than 80 startups.

Start-Up Chile is a public startup accelerator created by the Chilean Government for high-potentialentrepreneurs to launch their startups and use Chile as a foundation. First program of its nature in the world, it has grown its networks and has been the focus of academic research all over the world. In the past 6 years, Start-Up Chile has received more than 1400 startups across the three programs it offers based on the stage of the startup (The S factory, Seed, Scale).