Giovanna D’Esposito is the Regional General Manager for Southern Europe, overseeing one of Uber’s largest and most diverse regions. During her 30 years of professional experience, D’Esposito held several corporate roles in strategy, business development and general management. She started her career in the Manufacturing arm of Procter & Gamble in Rome and, after her MBA, moved to London where she spent 13 years focusing on new business operations and geographical expansion. In 2012 she returned to Italy where she led the first international expansion of two major online gambling companies, Paddy Power and Sky Bet. D’Esposito is a member of YPO, the largest worldwide organization of CEOs, and serves as a non Executive Director on several boards. She holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering, and a Master in Business Administration from INSEAD, France.