Meet StellarEmploy’s founders:

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Chief Science Officer

Sara founded the StellarEmploy concept, and its predecessor Farolito, during her doctoral work at the Harvard Kennedy School. Her first job was as a Starbucks Barista. After graduating from Stanford, she spent 10 years in Peru, implementing social programs as a Country Director and Principal Investigator with Innovations for Poverty Action.

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Irene began her career as an executive recruiter, building C-suite in financial services, biotech, and higher education. She later worked as a strategy consultant at The Bridgespan Group, advising impact investors and foundations on portfolio strategy. Irene received her MBA from MIT Sloan and MPP from the Harvard Kennedy School.

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Carlos has engineered technical infrastructure for more than 15 years. He was CTO at MVM, leading software development, engineering teams and process improvement for energy companies. Carlos holds an MCIT from Carnegie Mellon and MATI from Tec of Monterrey. In his spare time, he is also a coffee entrepreneur, launching the Master Coffee Club with his brothers.