Albert Rivera, new speaker at Alhambra Venture 2023

The entrepreneur, president of the Leadership Institute and former politician will be at the Palacio de Congresos on July 4 and 5.

The founder of Ciudadanos, founder of RV+, president of Meeting Lawyers and director of the Instituto Universitario de Liderazgo Cardenal Cisneros will be on July 4 and 5 at the Palacio de Congresos de Granada to participate in the tenth edition of Alhambra Venture.

Albert Rivera (Barcelona, 1979) leapt onto the national scene with the creation of Ciudadanos, a party he founded and led, with which he went on to win 57 seats in the general elections of April 28, 2019. The same year in which he left the party and politics after 13 years of career, assuming the bad results in the electoral repetition.

Since then, he has worked in the private sector, first as CEO of the law firm executive chairman of the law firm Martínez-Echevarría for two years and later on, together with his partner and former colleague José Manuel Villegas, he started RV+. Since 2022 he has been the director of the strategic consultancy where they offer a comprehensive advisory service to companies, investors and entrepreneurs to connect their business strategies as well as support to develop successful business operations, mergers, acquisitions or real estate investments.

Meeting Lawyers

He is also president of Meeting Lawyers, a startup based on an application through which a team of lawyers answers legal queries in less than two minutes, with availability 365 days a year. It works 24 hours a day, offers chat and even video call options and solves questions about consumption, housing, debts, work, driving, taxes or family.

At the same time, Rivera is director of the Cardenal Cisneros University Leadership Institute, which is part of the Cardenal Cisneros Higher Education Center, a private institution affiliated with the Complutense University of Madrid. The entity offers training courses such as the
How to communicate in public
or the postgraduate course in
Leadership and political management.

He is also a member of the team of columnists for the media outlet
The Objective
where he writes about current affairs.

Known for his oratory, the entrepreneur will be at Alhambra Venture to talk about the importance of communication, entrepreneurship and reinvention, bringing his experience over the years.

Rivera holds a degree in Law from ESADE Law School (Ramon Llull University).He holds a law degree from ESADE Law School (Ramon Llull University), a postgraduate degree in Constitutional Law, and a course in political marketing from George Washington University in Washington, DC.

The celebration of Alhambra Venture is getting closer and closer and the confirmation of Albert Rivera as a new speaker joins Beatriz Corredor, former minister and president of Redeia, and Jaime de Mora, general manager of Microsoft for Startups in Western Europe.

The Palacio de Congresos will host the 30 finalist startups, selected from more than a hundred projects, as well as entrepreneurs, investors and other players in the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Likewise, and as a novelty, the startups awarded in the previous edition will participate in a repitch.