At Zaptravel, reinventing travel search through semantics, content and a commitment to beautiful products.
Andrew is a serial entrepreneur, angel investor and advisor to startup companies. He is currently based in Europe but commute frequently to the Silicon Valley. He is presently working on Zaptravel, a disruptive personalization travel meta-search business. Zaptravel help people who don't know when or where they want to go to great travel deals that match their interests and the experiences they want to have.
Previously, he has been a Senior Vice-President at the Walt Disney Company responsible for operating their mobile development studios and outsourced development across the world and developing many transformational mobile products for the Group. He was a consultant at McKinsey & Company for 6 years where he consulted clients on technological solution to big data and collaboration challenges and investment and operational issues in the airline industry.
Andrew has Law and Economic degrees from the University of Melbourne and an MBA from Stanford Business School.
Some special skills: social gaming & mobile monetization, iOS & Android mobile launch, marketing, monetization strategies, building businesses around cloud/redis.
|Apr 15, 2013||The Next Web - Zaptravel Pairs Inspirational Trips With The Best Deals Online|
|Mar 28, 2013||TechCrunch - From Tap To Zap: Tapulous Co-Founder Shoots For The Moon With ZapTravel, His Semantic Travel Startup|
|Mar 21, 2013||RudeBaguette - Check out ZapTravel's virtual Travel Agent for your next weekend trip!|
|Feb 25, 2013||RudeBaguette - Sketchfab raises 500000 in angel round|
|Jul 14, 2010||The Next Web - The Next Web|
|Jul 2, 2010||Venture Beat - Bart Decrem explains why he sold Tapulous to Disney|
|Jul 2, 2010||Tech2 - Disney Buys iPhone Game Maker Tapulous - Tech2|
|Jul 2, 2010||Gigaom - Interview: Disney’s Steve Wadsworth On Tapulous, Android & Mobile Money|