Paulina Jarpa

Manager of Carey Visas
+56 2 2928 2225

Her main scope of work is providing immigration advice to local and foreign clients, processing visas, work permits, permanent residence and nationalizations, among others. She has over 20 years of experience carrying out relocation processes.


  •  A leading biopharmaceutical company and one of the largest producers of vaccines against Covid 19 in the world on the relocation of expatriates, including different immigration alternatives, as well as visa and work permit applications to live and work in Chile.
  • Several global immigration firms on the relocation of their client's foreign personnel in Chile, including migratory analysis, review of personal and corporate documentation, filing of visas, work permits, permanent residence and nationalization processes.
  • A health institution on the relocation of its foreign personnel, including visas and work permits for Chile.
  • A multinational supermarket chain on the immigration analysis, visa and work permits for its foreign personnel in Chile.
  • A US multinational consumer goods company on the design of a relocation strategy. This project involved planning for the transfer, visa and work permit applications, coordination with relocation companies and customs agents for more than 200 employees and their families.


  • Challenges and Proposals for the Regularization and Labor Insertion of Migrants in Chile, Centro UC (2022).
  • Criminal Aspects of the New Immigration Law, Facultad de Derecho Universidad de Los Andes (2022).
  • Immigration Challenges in Chile, Universidad Católica de Valparaíso (2022).
  • Speaker in the webinar Hiring of Foreigners in Chile, Carey (2020).


  • Degree in Business Law, Universidad Diego Portales (2000).
  • Course in Migratory Legislation and Employment of Foreign Workers, Universidad Católica de Chile (2010).
  • Internal Auditor Course ISO 9901, POCH Gestión S.A. (2013).
  • Degree in Human Resources, Executive Class, Universidad Católica de Chile (2017).


  • Spanish.
  • English.

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