Jaime Rodríguez de Santiago – Q-Summit

General Manager Germany BlaBlaCar

Jaime Rodríguez de Santiago is General Manager for Spain, Portugal and Germany at BlaBlaCar, the leading European carpooling community that connects drivers with empty seats and people traveling the same way, so they can share their cost.

Fascinated with technology since his childhood, Jaime has developed his career around it. He holds a Telecommunication Engineering degree from the Polytechnical Engineering University of Madrid and has been linked to the technological entrepreneurial field from the beginning of his career. Prior to joining BlaBlaCar on 2013 as Marketing Manager for the Spanish Market, he built his own online media company (6cero). Before that, he worked at a Big Data startup and researched new ways of applying technology to education at the university. Jaime is a regular speaker at both national and international conferences, media and business schools on the themes of Collaborative Economy, entrepreneurship and Online Marketing.