Hernán Araneda

VP of Human Development Centre


Psychologist from the Pontificia Universidad Católica, Master’s Degree in Science and Philosophy in Sociology from the London School of Economics. In addition, he is a certified trainer of the Managing Innovation Programme of the Center for Research in Innovation Management (Centrim, UK). International consultant with more than 20 years of experience in Human Capital Development in Chile and other countries. He has been a consultant to the IDB (Inter-American Development Bank), the World Bank, the ILO (International Labor Organization) and UNESCO on issues of lifelong learning, job training, and labor markets. In Fundación Chile he led the design, pilot testing and scaling of a labor competencies system with 15 key business sectors in Chile and more than 400 leading companies. He is a member of the American Society for Training & Development and the Society for Human Resource Management. In addition, he is regularly invited to speak at national and international seminars on entrepreneurship, technical training, higher education, innovation and human capital.