Alexandra Infante Perales is the Executive Director of Perú Voluntario and CEO of IKIGAI Social Lab. Alexandra is an economist, life coach and meditation teacher with more than 14 years of experience in designing and implementing volunteer programs within the corporate sector, government, academia and civil society. In 2007, Alexandra cofounded UNIVAS, a volunteer program at the University of Piura. In 2012, Alexandra cofounded Educa.Impacta.Crece, a non-profit organization focused on socio emotional learning for children in Peru. In 2015, Alexandra led Banco de Crédito del Perú’s corporate volunteer program, focused on education. Over 2,000 volunteers participated.
In 2017, Alexandra cofounded IKIGAI Laboratorio Social, a social lab focused on designing high-impact social programs. Also in 2017, Alexandra worked in collaboration with the Peruvian government on the design of the national volunteer program.
In 2020, Alexandra cofounded Perú Voluntario, the first formal national volunteer network in the country. Its goal is to promote and integrate volunteering through the already existing platforms and networks. It seeks to unite and promote volunteering in Perú with fairness - providing training and creating opportunities.