Frederic Mazzella is the founder of BlaBlaCar, the world’s largest long-distance carpooling community with more than 50 million members. Frederic also recently founded WonderLeon, the recruiting program for international talent in European digital companies. Frederic is passionate about high social impact solutions.
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ABOUT Frederic

  • Former scientific researcher at NASA (USA) and NTT (Japan)

  • Masters in computer science from Stanford and Masters in physics from Ecole Normale Superieur France

  • Accomplished classical pianist


  • “His brainwave has since become one of the most successful tech start-ups to have emerged from France…. It has grown into the world’s largest long-distance ride-sharing community, and made Mr Mazzella an international ambassador for the success of French tech.”

    Harriet Agnew

    Financial Times