About us

About us

Founded in 2009, Santiago Exchange has helped more than a thousand students with housing solutions and all included tours
Meet the team

We are people who appreciate humour, good food, great friends, music, travel - obviously, a friendly work atmosphere and believe passionately in the spirit of adventure.

Valentín Soto

Founder of Valparaiso Exchange

I love traveling around the world, enjoy new cultures and landscapes. I like to practice sports like football, snowboarding and Acroyoga. I am at your disposal for any help you need during your stay in Chile.


Sebastián Cofré

Founder of Valparaiso Exchange

I like to travel, learn languages, meet new people and cultures. I have lived in Melbourne, Paris and Milan, where I did my exchange. I hope you enjoy as much as you can your stay in Chile.


Yusbeyka Martínez

Administration, logistic and customer service

I'm in charge of Manage, travel logistics and customer service in Valparaiso Exchange, I'm willing to solve all your questions,


Rodolfo Otero

Comunication, design and marketing

I like music, design, outdoor life, mountain biking, simpsons and good food! I lived and studied in Boston, where I had an incredible experience that allowed me to meet people from all over the world. I hope you can enjoy your stay in Santiago and take memories for a lifetime!



Tourism monitor



I'm in charge of the web and mobile development in Valparaiso Exchange


North of Chile tour guide

I am an expert in flora & fauna in the north of Chile. I work with Valparaiso Exchange since the first trip that was made in 2010. I really like my job and I hope to be able to tell you many interesting things about the Atacama Desert and enjoy good music together.


Easter Island tour guide

Hi everyone! My name is Mario, i`m from Easter Island and work with Valparaiso Exchange when exchange students come to the island. Hope to see you soon!


South of Chile tour guide

I live in Puerto Natales and i'm encharge of the Valparaiso Exchange tours in patagonia since long time ago.