Andrea, born in 1977, is CEO and founder of Shopgate. Before fully joining his Shopgate team in 2011 Andrea has been a co-founder and COO of which has become the strongest online bank transfer-payment system and one of the most relevant online payment methods in Germany.

With over 350 merchants and 150.000 visitors a day, Shopgate has become the leading mobile shopping company worldwide. Andrea's objective is to radically change the way people buy things with their mobile device.

Andrea speaks German, English, Italian, Portuguese and French. He is a Swiss citizen living in Zurich.