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Laura Vélez Villa

Deputy Director, Strategic Initiatives

Laura Vélez Villa is the Deputy Director for Strategic Initiatives at Tent.

Laura joined Tent from Indeed, where she led global product partnerships to help 30 million people facing bias & barriers get hired by 2030. Prior to Indeed she worked at B Lab Global, the non-profit behind Certified B Corps, where she held roles in global innovation and strategic growth. Before that, she led B Lab’s launch in Colombia as Executive Director of Sistema B. Earlier in her career, she led entrepreneur search & selection at Endeavor Chile, and was a researcher at Harvard Business School.

Laura has an M.A. in International Business and Policy from Georgetown University, and a B.A. in Economics and International Global Studies from Brandeis University, where she was awarded the Wien International Scholarship.

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