Vanessa A. Fraile

Part-Time Spanish Lecturer & Student Counsellor
  • Vanessa Fraile started lecturing at Stenden University Qatar as a Spanish lecturer in September 2018 and since September 2019 she is also the Student Counsellor at this institution in Doha. She is committed to assist the students offering them a tailored support if needed, so they can use all their relational, emotional and academic potential to achieve the results they want and obtain their degrees.

    Prior to joining Stenden University in Doha Ms Fraile worked for two years in an Education institution in Qatar and in various companies in the tourism industry for about 15 years in Europe. Ms Fraile was the Head of the International Department in one of the top five Spanish online tour operators, and has worked at TUI Germany in Hannover in different management positions for over 10 years. Having spent her whole career in the tourism and business sector, she decided it was time for a new challenge when her family moved in 2013 from Spain to Doha, where her career in the field of education started in 2016.

  • • BA in Management and Business Administration from Carlos III University in Madrid, Spain
    • Master’s degree in Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language from Miguel de Cervantes
    • B.A. in English language and literature with politics and British history as branches. University in Spain
    • Currently enrolled on a Psychology degree

  • •Teaching Spanish and Spanish for business.
    •Excellent people skills.
    •Mediation and resolution of conflicts.
    •Negotiation skills.
    •Extensive business process experience.
    •Hotel contracting and supplier management.
    •In- depth knowledge of Travel & Tourism industry.