Andrew Montesi, Managing Director of Apiro Consulting and Head of Marketing at PickStar, is an entrepreneur and full-stack marketer.
He has led and managed ventures across Adelaide, London, Boston and Ho Chi Minh with global innovators and multi-faceted teams.
Andrew has advised companies and organisations across a broad range of sectors including law, finance, health, technology, sport, education and retail.
While his foundations are in media, public relations and content marketing, he has also developed strong skills in social and digital marketing, business development and startup operations. This broad knowledge enables him to offer strategies and advice that encompass the full marketing mix.
Andrew oversees marketing and business development at PickStar, an online marketplace that is revolutionising access to sporting talent for paid engagements of any kind.
He also founded, hosts and produces a business and personal development podcast, Rooster Radio, which has a five star iTunes rating and has partnered with media outlet, InDaily.
Andrew also co-founded TalkLife, a global social network collaborating with Microsoft Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University on world first youth mental health insights.
Andrew is a former television sport reporter and producer, and started his career in the Adelaide Football Club’s communications department.