YDA JURY 2020: Andréa Stillacci

Andréa Stillacci
CEO / Founder Herezie
Paris, France

Multilingual and multicultural, after a degree at the Economic Sciences University in Italy, Andrea worked as a contemporary art critic and as a DJ. In 1989 he began his career in advertising where he worked in the Italian, British and French markets.

Andrea worked for Canard Advertising and BDDP in Italy before being made Deputy ECD of JWT Milan in 1999.

In 2002 Andrea moved to JWT London as Global Creative Director for Unilever.

In 2004 he moved to JWT Paris as VP and ECD, where under his leadership JWT became the second most awarded French agency at Cannes in 2006.

In 2007 Andrea joined Grey Paris as Co-President and Chief Creative Officer. In 2009 Grey Paris became the most awarded French agency in Cannes.

In June 2010, he launches the Paris based 100% independent agency HEREZIE that today counts 100 employees and more than 30 clients.

HEREZIE has won over 200 international awards in film, digital, press, poster and integrated campaigns including Gold at Cannes, Andy, One Show, Epica, LIIA, Grand Prix at New York Festival, Eurobest….it's the most awarded independent Agency in France.

Andrea has been on the jury of all the major Advertising Festivals as Cannes Lions, Clio, LIAA, NYF, Eurobest, One Show and all the most important French festivals.

He lives in Paris with his wife and his 2 daughters.