Valeria has been working in the UK film industry for 16 years, having started her career in corporate films and documentaries before moving into independent feature films. She worked her way up through the ranks of production, eventually undertaking roles working on big budget studio feature films for Warner Brothers, Universal and Disney including Inception, Mad Max: Fury Road and Maleficent. In her role as Production Executive for Pathe from 2014 to 2019, Valeria worked on award-winning projects such as Judy, Pride, Selma and Suffragette, helping to oversee and support productions from development through to distribution. She went on to become a Production Consultant for Protagonist Pictures. She is currently Project Lead for the Film and TV Charity’s Whole Picture Programme.