I love nature, living, moving, learning, listening to people, traveling, and spending time with my partner and my mare. I have chosen to dedicate my life to creating an impact. I do so by inventing solutions to our biggest challenges and helping others to be successful at achieving their own mission. For the past ten years, I have been successfully empowering people through technology, communication, and community.
I also speak, teach, and mentor to help you create the world you want to live in, the life you want to have.
VISION: A WORLD FAIR TO EVERYBODY BOTH ECONOMICALLY AND SOCIALLY, AND WHERE OUR ENVIRONMENT AND ALL FORMS OF LIVES RECEIVE THE RESPECT THAT THEY DESERVE
MISSION: CREATING SOLUTIONS TO OUR BIGGEST CHALLENGES AND EMPOWERING PEOPLE TO MAKE AN IMPACT
I’ve spoken at an invite-only conference that had heads of States, the UN General Assembly President, and the most famous economist in the world on the lineup.
My first startup has been featured on Forbes.
I’ve directly empowered hundreds of entrepreneurs and creators.
In a past life, I’ve co-started one of the most important cultural incubator and community space in India.
In 2019, 4 of my startup’s videos went viral (Over 1M views each)
It is estimated that the users of the digital platform I co-founded spent over 3M at local businesses in 2 years.
I’ve organized hundreds of events.
I’ve been living abroad for close to 10 years.
Millions of people have seen me cry (on TV)
I owe my most important learnings to my mare, Buddhist monks, chronic pain, Madagascar, India and a thief (and life as a social entrepreneur)
I have developed my most important skills at the schools of “trial and error” and “learning by doing”
My first entrepreneurial venture was when I was dealing “le Journal de Mickey”‘s crosswords in primary school.
My work and myself have been featured on BBC, Forbes, CNN, and more, but one of my favorite features was on Rolling Stones. It makes me feel like a rockstar.
WORLD SUMMIT AWARD NOMINEE 2019
WSA is an international competition, in collaboration with the UN, which aims to select and promote the world’s best startup companies using digital solutions to change society
EUROPEAN YOUTH AWARD, FINALIST 2019
EYA is “a leading pan-European competition honoring excellence in the use of the Internet and mobile applications for social empowerment”.
E-CONTENT AWARD ITALY, TOURISM & CULTURE WINNER 2019
EAI is a national competition, organized by Fondazione Politecnico di Milano and MEDICI Framework and selecting the best digital solutions changing society in Italy.
Live or recorded Radio and TV, print and digital media
Frequently appearing on top tier media such as CNN and BBC
Speaker at top international events
Significant appearances in 2019: Bled Strategic Forum and the European Travel Commission Conference
UNIVERSITY GUEST SPEAKING
Teaching at international schools
Major schools such as WakeForest University and Toulouse Business School
MENTORING, CONSULTING, AND ADVISING
I’m honored to have been invited to help impactful projects and individuals
A few examples: Unleash Lab, Impakter, a UN co-chair
My words have been published on The Times and one of the EU Commission’s Secretariat blogs! I am also excited to be invited to contribute to a leading publication in the sustainability space. Watch this space for more soon.
Valeria provided new perspectives and solutions that would be considered out of the box. Her communicative skills and her continuous energy motivated the whole group!
TEACHING & SPEAKING
Need a guest lecturer, an expert comment on your media, or a speaker at your event? I’ve worked with top international schools, media institutions, and strategic forums & conferences.
COACHING AND CONSULTING
Are you looking to increase your impact? I can help businesses bring impact to their work and impactful organizations bring business tools and methods to theirs.
TRAINING AND FACILITATION
Would you like your team, employees, or students to learn new concepts, tools and methods that will make them better and happier citizens, team-mates, and leaders? I’m here to help.
Being able to learn from a creative and interdisciplinary entrepreneur like Valeria has inspired my own plans to pursue a career in sustainability and social innovation