Paolo ErtreoProduct Designer at Dropbox

Paolo Ertreo

Product Designer at Dropbox

Paolo is currently a product designer focusing on Growth at Dropbox. In this role, Paolo focuses on creating experiences that are user-centered, performance-driven, and business-oriented. ‍

Before Dropbox, Paolo was leading design on the Growth team at Strava, the #1 fitness app for runners and cyclists. He previously founded Paylance, designed web and mobile products in the field of adtech, and started his career designing video games. Paolo learned illustration & animation at the School of Visual Arts (SVA) in NYC and the Istituto Europeo di Design in Milan, Italy. 

In his spare time, he enjoys being a mentor and bringing others closer to the world of design.

Favorite quote: “Observe the wind blow against a blade of grass and imagine you’re that blade. Even your anger will disappear.” —Tiziano Terzani