Raffaele Riva is a multinational businessman with expertise in real estate, wealth and asset management, trusts, international transactions, and investments. Riva is the founder and head of his parent company AUREA Multi-Family Office. He is also the overseer of subsidiary companies named Aurea Consulenti Associati SA, Aurea Gestioni Patrimonialia SA, Milano Fiduciaria, and BGB Aurea Ltd, and others.
Raffaele’s skills come from gaining momentum in many start-ups and managing their daily operations. His international niche comes from serving as a senior executive for corporations located in Canada, Western Europe, South Africa, and Latin America.
With dual citizenship in Switzerland and Italy, Riva is multilingual. He speaks Italian, French, and English. His hobbies include skiing, auto racing, boating, and scuba diving. Other activities he enjoys are wine, arts and culture, and classic cards. Raffaela Rica is also a member of the Monaco Yacht Club and the London Reform Club.
His advice for making it as an entrepreneur is “Do what you like and makes you feel better, believe in it, and never fear of failure.” He also says, “Everyone has his or her business idea and his or her own roadblock. Take the first vital step, and just do it!” Raffaele Riva suggests entrepreneurs take action and never put other peoples’ needs over their own.
Riva gained his expertness between the years 1997 and 2008. Now, Raffaela Riva is married and insists a happy life includes being reasonable and engaging in personal pursuits because money isn’t everything and won’t bring happiness. He finds satisfaction in providing excellent service for clients and enriching their lives with simplicity. His advice is to “Always think positive and to be kept up-to-date. Be curious to learn in any circumstance. Read a lot and everything; watch and listen to any topic of interest.”