Frédéric Mazzella is the founder of BlaBlaCar. Since pioneering the idea in 2004, Frédéric continues to lead BlaBlaCar’s vision of creating a global people-powered network with a trusted community of drivers and passengers. He focuses on the excellence of the product, establishing trust within the ridesharing community and drives the overall communication of the brand. With a data-driven mindset and a believer in the power of laughing to learn, Frédéric is also a strong advocate of sustainable development, entrepreneurship, transforming the global marketplace and building trust in online communities.
The creation of the BlaBlaCar venture was methodical in manner. We took quite a few years to build the project, giving us the ways and means to match our ambitions at each stage before moving onto the next one.