Professional Staff

Claudia Varela :: Human Resources

Claudia joined CapX in 2005, and her responsibilities include Human Resources and Business Manager as well as Executive Assistant to the partners. Prior to CapX, she was the Office Manager at World Relief-Chicago (WR-C), an international not-for-profit that works with refugees and immigrants from different cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds, where she oversaw company operations. Before WR-C, Claudia was Office Manager for Iris Krieg and Associates, a provider of individualized professional services in the processes of giving and philanthropy.

Claudia holds a BA in Business & Organizational Behavior from DePaul University and Master of Science degree in Human Resource (MSHR) from DePaul University's Kellstadt Graduate School of Business.  She is currently an MBA candidate at Kellstadt with a concentration in Business Strategy and Decision Making.