Luis H. Novelo

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Luis H. Novelo, Senior Vice President and Chief People Officer

Luis joined Laureate in 2015 and has served as Laureate’s Senior Vice President and Chief People Officer since April 2022. Prior to his current role, Luis held multiple executive positions including Vice President of Human Resources for Laureate Brazil, our largest market at the time, as well as responsibility for global talent management and other critical support functions.


In his current role, Luis is focused on creating organizational capabilities to ensure our business is equipped with the right talent to support our growth and foster a culture of high performance.


Prior to joining Laureate, Luis held senior positions with IBM Latin America, American International Group (AIG), and Citi, based in locations including Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Dominican Republic, and the United States.


Luis earned his post-graduate degree in Strategic Human Resources Management from Barna-Eada University inthe Dominican Republic and Barcelona, Spain. He also holds a post-graduate degree in International Administration and a B.A. in Administration from Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM).