International Business Industry Executive, Raffaele Riva
by Mashum Mollah Business Development 25 September 2019
Founder and President of AUREA Multi-Family Office, Raffaele Riva, has managed companies in a number of locations all over the world, including South Africa, Canada, Western Europe, and Central and South America. He has a deep passion and enthusiasm for his chosen field of work and says that he always looks for better ways to serve his clients and that he trusts his insights while trying to maintain a positive and optimistic mindset when diligently carrying out his job responsibilities.
Raffaele Riva: Life and Times
Raffaele Riva believes that life and business should be approached in a way that will push people to pursue what they love, and that it is better to have the type of attitude that will allow your life experiences to guide you in the direction that will work best for you. Between 1997 and 2008, he opened several start-up companies and previously worked as an Accounting and Auditing Specialist in both the UK and Italy. As the top executive of AUREA Multi-Family Office, he is involved with helping global businesses that provide financial services such as asset management, estate and wealth planning, and real estate and trust investments to their clients.
The international businessman says that he always tries to stay on top of the latest economic news in order to stay informed about new trends. He also has an interest in learning about emerging technologies and news and events that are happening all over the world. He starts each morning by trying to find ways to keep his business clients satisfied because he feels that this is one of the things that will boost his business and keep it growing financially. He is led by visionary and innovative ideas and opportunities, and his ongoing desire to acquire as much knowledge as he can about current market trends. He feels that this is something that will help him and other entrepreneurs make more informed business decisions.
Raffaele Riva: Global Businesses and Corporations
Some of the companies that the business leader provides his professional services for through AUREA Multi-Family Office are:
- Aurea Gestioni Patrimonialia SA
- Milano Fiduciaria
- BGB AUREA Ltd.
- Aurea Consulenti Associati SA
He gives advice and necessary funding to companies while they are in the process of launching their business instead of just offering them money and leaving them or someone else to do all the hard work to get things up and running successfully. When he first started out in his industry, he was a regular investor, then he graduated to being an angel investor, which means that he would be able to work directly with business owners and CEOs of companies.
In order to keep his mind and body in balance so that he can continue to be effective in how he conducts his business every day, Raffaele Riva goes on runs and meditates. He has been asked to speak at a number of business conferences and other public events, as well as at webinars.
Education and Degrees
The business tycoon has a Degree in Economics from the world-famous Milan College in Italy. Here he focused on understanding financial subjects like- Mergers and Acquisitions (M&As), Corporate Finance, Taxation Policies, and Laws and Accounting.
He later earned a Doctorate degree at the college as well. He also completed two programs in Post-Graduation at the famous Management Business School, Canton Ticino and completed the rare distinction of completing his SUPSI at University of Applied Sciences and Arts, in the southern part of Switzerland.
Before starting his own company, he attended Said Business School, located at the University of Oxford, and graduated with an MBA degree. After selling a small technology company that he and some of his colleagues started in 2006, he used that money to start investing in companies that were in their early stages of development, and this was the beginning of his long and successful financial career.