When people think of a successful entrepreneur, many would instantly associate that with someone who has earned millions. However, there is one entrepreneur who has built his success on something else — determination. That person is Raffaele Riva.
Raffaele Riva and Success
Life was not easy for Raffaele back when he was just five years old. His family was poor and they worked their way up to get what they have today.
At the age of 39, he founded Aurea Multi-Family Group.
Aurea Multi-Family Group is a company that has been operational since 1990. Its headquarters is in Exeter, United Kingdom. Raffaele has been listed as one of the most influential people in the UK’s construction sector by The Construction Index.
During the seven years prior to founding Aurea Multi-Family Group, Raffaele worked for other construction companies. He began as a site supervisor and moved up to project manager for various projects he was working on. He also used this time to gain expertise in commercial development, residential architecture, and renovation work.
Raffaele’s Success Story
Raffaele Riva got his start working for other construction companies. He saw a need in the market for the construction industry and saw an opportunity to get ahead in this capital-intensive industry.
In 1996, Raffaele started Aurea Multi-Family Group, which is based in Exeter. The company provides property management and development services to residents and landlords throughout the United Kingdom.
Today, Aurea Multi-Family Group holds a 7% share of the United Kingdom’s multi-family property market. The company currently employs more than 1,000 people at its offices and satellite locations throughout England.
The company’s portfolio includes more than 28,000 properties in the United Kingdom, including more than 23,000 primary residences and 6,500 student apartments. The company’s employees ensure that there is a balance between quality construction and affordable homes. This was a difficult balance to achieve while keeping costs at bay. Refer to this article, for more information.
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