Founding Partner (Board Member)
Riccardo Silva is a businessman and entrepreneur, and the owner of Silva International Investments. Previously, he has founded and owned successful businesses within the media sector, including web sports streaming company MP Web, and MP & Silva.
Riccardo has a passion for sports and media, having served as CEO of the Milan Channel – the official TV channel of AC Milan FC – before going to establish and lead MP & Silva. Riccardo is the President and co-owner of Miami Football Club.
As owner of Silva International Investments, he also manages and invests in assets across sectors such as sport, media, entertainment, and arts. Riccardo is a supporter and donor of several charities, including YKPA children’s shelter and Casa Famiglia, both of which provide housing and support for children in some of the world’s most impoverished areas.
He is also known for his involvement in Play for Change, a charity which grants sports-related wishes for terminally ill children. Riccardo is the donor for several arts-related causes, including the New World Center of Miami and donor of the Bass Museum of Art in Miami. Accolades include being awarded the Globe Soccer Award in December 2014. He was named Best Executive in the football media industry in the same year. He is based in the Silva International Investments London HQ.