Andrea Saviane is Country Manager Italy for BlaBlaCar, the world’s largest ridesharing community. Andrea graduated with first class honours in Marketing and Communications at Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia (2002-2008).
In 2008 he started his career on online marketing, joining a WPP web agency as a digital strategist. After three years in managing web projects for some of leading Italian companies and brands, he joined a Consumer Electronics startup (2011) as Marketing and Communications manager. In two years this company established as one of the fastest growing manufacturing companies in Italy and received several Italian and International awards for young entrepreneurship and creative business modeling (2012-2013).
In mid 2013 Andrea joined BlaBlaCar as Marketing Manager, with the aim of driving BlaBlaCar’s growth in Italy. Since September 2014 he is Country Manager Italy at BlaBlaCar and he manages its Italian branch in Milan. As a strong supporter of sharing economy and sustainable development, Andrea shares BlaBlaCar’s mission to create a new global eco-friendly transport network.