About The Speaker
Horacio RODRIGUEZ LARRETA
Maire de Buenos Aires
Born on October 29, 1965 in Buenos Aires. Bachelor in Economics (University of Buenos Aires) and Master in Business Administration (University of Harvard). In 1993, he founded “Fundación Grupo Sophia”, an NGO composed by young leaders committed to public service. Together with Mauricio Macri he founded the political party “Compromiso para el Cambio” (Commitment to Change) in 2003, renamed “Propuesta Republicana” (PRO, Republican Proposal) in 2005. He led Mauricio Macri’s political campaigns in 2005, 2007 and 2011. He served as Chief of Cabinet of the Government of the City of Buenos Aires from 2007 to 2015. Currently re-elected Mayor of the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires for the term 2019-2023. As mayor, Horacio’s goal is to make Buenos Aires a global city that fosters and
attracts talent and innovation, as well as a great place to live, to visit, to study and do business.