Andrea Albornoz

Humanitarian, Journalist, Healthcare Strategist, Intrapreneur, Ashtanga Practitioner

Humanitarian & optimist at heart, I am driven by the curiosity to expand knowledge and understanding on various topics. I am passionate about ideas: creating them, discussing them, implementing them. I am actively and continuously "trying to connect the dots".

"Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results." - Albert Einstein

“We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.”

- Elie Wiesel


Background:Chile-Brazil-USA ; trained in Journalism and Business Management

Entrepreneurship: Founding Partner of YO a concept related to well-being in Santiago de Chile. Our first venture is Yo Pilates.

Corporate Career:15 years of hands on experience in healthcare strategy in the private sector across the US, Latin America and Europe with expertise in enabling commercialization of breakthrough diagnostics for both Silicon Valley Start-ups and Fortune 500 environments

Social Responsibility: Dedicated to building strong civil societies & empowering women via grassroots in countries impoverished by civil war or/and corruption

Well-being: Devoted Ashtanga yoga & meditation practitioner; mindful eating aficionado