Paolat De la Cruz has worked for international advertising agencies like Leo Burnett and S,C,P,F*. She co-founded several startups in her homeland, the Dominican Republic, including an international art/culture magazine, a co-working space, and her own design studio. She led design projects for companies and organizations such as Total Oil & Energy, United Nations, and UNICEF.
Paolat graduated with a Masters in Editorial Design from the Instituto Europeo di Design (IED). After being awarded a scholarship for the Ironhack UX/UI Bootcamp in Berlin, she started working as a Senior UX/UI designer in Munich, Germany, working on an AR/VR learning platforms. Today, Paolat builds digital startups for corporations all over the world at Stryber. Paolat is also the lead of Creative Mornings Munich.