Paul Charette

VP Tech, Free Now

Paul Charette

Speaker Bio


Paul Charette joined FREE NOW in March 2020. FREE NOW is the Mobility Super App with the largest vehicle choice for consumers across Europe. In his role as VP of Engineering, he leads the teams which build the driver-side experience for FREE NOW (including App, Backend, and web-based tools for Driver Services and Fleet Managers). Previously he was a Director of Engineering in two successful scale-up software companies (Skyscanner and New Relic). In all of these roles, he's led diverse teams that developed software products driving business value and differentiation. His previous experience includes nine years in Telefonica, and fourteen years in Hewlett Packard. Paul holds a Masters's Degree from the University of Arizona, and a Bachelors's Degree from the University of Rhode Island, both in Computer Engineering.