President, Founder @Blablacar

Frédéric Mazzella is the Founder & President of BlaBlaCar and WonderLeon. BlaBlaCar is the leading European carpooling community of 60 million people globally that connects drivers with empty seats and people traveling the same way, so they can share their cost. WonderLeon is the European recruiting program that attracts, recruits and supports international talent in the digital sector.

Frédéric holds an MBA from INSEAD, a Masters of Science in Computer Science from Stanford and a Masters of Physics from ENS Ulm (Normale Sup). Prior to founding BlaBlaCar Frédéric worked for 3 years as a scientific researcher, at NASA (USA), and NTT (Japan). Frédéric is a regular speaker in international conferences and medias on the theme of sustainable development, entrepreneurship, global marketplaces and building trust in online communities. Frédéric is also an accomplished classical pianist and tweets @mazaic.