Andrea is a leading sports and media entrepreneur.
A self-made businessman, Andrea began his career in sports media in 1999 with the digital sports content distributor Media Partners.
He went on to co-found MP & Silva in 2004, launching the renowned sports media agency’s operations from its headquarters in Singapore and leading its global expansion into 20 countries as CEO and major shareholder.
Andrea is owner, chairman and founder of the global investment company Aser Ventures, ELEVEN and the streaming service LIVENow, and is the majority owner and Chairman of Leeds United Football Club.
Andrea has also led Aser Ventures’ investments in several growing digital businesses including Team Whistle, Hellodi, Easyprod and Sports Data Labs.
Andrea is Founder and Chairman of Play for Change, an international charity that uses the power of sport to improve the lives of children around the world.