Fred Schebesta

Entrepreneur | Mentor | Author | Speaker

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From then to now

From then to now

Fred Schebesta is the co-founder and director of, an entrepreneur, award-winning digital marketer, and active member of the Australian startup community.

His entrepreneurial journey started at just 22. Together with his business partner and school friend Frank Restuccia, they created Freestyle Media while studying at university. In 2009, they launched which exploded into the comparison market – one of the most competitive internet categories.

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In the press

Fred is a regular contributor for Huffington Post, Business Insider, The Sydney Morning Herald and many other publications.

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In the press


Fred’s most recent speaking events include: RampUp2018 (San Francisco), Engage Bali 2018 (Bali), i3 Equities Forum (Sydney), Queen Mary Business & Enterprise Society, University of London (London), StartUp2018 (London), and StartCon2018 (Sydney).

Latest podcasts

Latest podcasts

Fred speaks consumer marketing, the crypto revolution, blockchain and the future of online advertising.

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"Fred, you are a modern, new age, outside of the square thinker!"

– Peter Switzer, The Switzer Show: What’s the deal with cryptocurrency?

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Check out Fred’s media showreel, which includes appearances on Sky News Business, IG UK, Sky News Money and Branding in Asia.

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