Hear from a panel of female leaders from Varel Energy Solutions as they discuss how they've discovered and developed their voices as leaders and experts in their fields. Leadership comes in many styles, and places. Gain insight into 3 different women's discovery process.
EVP Global Human Resources at Varel Energy Solutions
Ilda Andaluz is Senior Vice President of Human Resources. She joined VAREL April 1, 2019 and is a senior human resources professional with over with 20 years of experience. She has a vast experience in working in various industries in both private and public sector including telecommunications, retail, manufacture, municipal, education and energy. Prior to joining VAREL, Ilda has worked in various HR positions for companies in Canada and Mexico. Most recently, she worked at TGS from 2013 to 2019 and held the role of Director of Global Human Resources. She relocated to Houston in January of 2016 from Calgary, Alberta Canada. During her career she has demonstrated proven success in leading innovative, integrated and consistent practices in human resources, employee relations, leadership development, organizational development, talent management, employee engagement, performance development and change leadership. She sits on the Board of Directors for the YMCA (for the Brenda and John Duncan YMCA) and was the Board Chair for 1 year. Ilda has a BA in Psychology from McGill University and an MBA from the University of Phoenix. She also holds various project management and HR certifications, including the Advanced Executive HR Program from the University of Michigan. Ilda is a talented linguist and speaks, reads and writes Spanish, English, French & Italian fluently. Her team describes her as an inspirational leader. She always finds time to mentor others and has a passion to develop people to their full potential.
Director of Global Logistics & Distribution at Varel Energy Solutions
Maria E. D'Aloia is the Director of Global Logistics and Distribution at Varel Energy Solutions. She is a passionate people’s leader with +20 years of progressive Supply Chain experience. Maria holds a degree in International Trade and a master’s in integrated Logistics Management; She is customs broker in Argentina, Trade Compliance Specialist in Canada and continuously training in US customs matters.
Maria is an Argentinian with Italian blood, who before settling in the US, was living in Canada for 10 years. Maria enjoys learning about other cultures and travelling, especially if it is going back home to visit her dear family and friends.