StefanoHesseStefano Hesse joined Aviva last year, following a six-year stint as Facebook’s EMEA director of corporate communications, where he built the European communications function from scratch. Before that, he was head of corporate communications and public policy for Africa at Google, as well as its head of corporate communications and public affairs in southern Europe, and led communications and public policy for eBay.

He also spent five years as an adviser at the startup MusiXmatch between 2011 and 2016. He is a media and public speaking trainer advises companies and individuals on social and personal branding.