Grand Prince Jorge Rurikovich; Diplomacy and Russian and Spanish Business as a Key Between Nations.

H.R. & I.H. The Grand Prince and Grand Duke Jorge Rurikovich, descendant of the reigning dynasty in Kievan Rus (UKRAINE-RUSSIA) and its successor principalities until the 17th century (Russian Dynasty before the Romanovs), recently attended different Institutional and Business events in the City of Madrid for the purpose of strengthening cultural and business relations between Spain and Russia.

The first stop was the Hotusa Tourism Innovation Forum, Hotel EuroStarsMadrid, on January 17, 2022, with the participation of:

H.E. George Massad, Former Ambassador of Qatar,

Alberto Granados, President of Microsoft in Spain,

Javier Sánchez-Prieto, President of Iberia

Alejandro Reynal, President and CEO of Apple Leisure Group,

Eddie Wilson, CEO of Ryanair,

Johan Lundgren, CEO of EasyJet,

Irene Cano, General Director of Meta España y Portugal (Instagram, Facebook and Whatsapp),

Isaías Táboas, President of Renfe,Maurici Lucena, President of Aena ( Spanish Airports),

Jorge Schoenenberger, CEO of Grupo Viajes el Corte Inglés,

Josep Piqué, Economist, former Minister of Spain,

Raúl González, Counsellor attaché of EMEA Barcelo Group,

Carlo Olejniczak, VP and Managing Director EMEA Booking

Gloria Guevara, Chief Special Advisor Ministry Tourism of Saudi Arabia,

Jose Luis Martínez Almeida, Major of Madrid,

Pablo Casado, President of PP (Popular Party),

Cristina Garmendia, President of Cotec Foundation,

Juan Pedro Moreno, President of the digital transformation advisory council Madrid’s Community,

Manuel Molina, Director of Hosteltur

Business Partner Jordi Bentanachs Palomar, President of The European Association of Industry, Technology and Innovation

Among distinguished VIPs, Authorities and Business People.


The next day, on January 18, 2022 His Royal & Imperial Highness Grand Prince and Grand Duke Jorge Rurikovich (Yuri Prince) attended the 4th. Hispanic-Dominican Forum of Entrepreneurs and Merchants of the Community of Madrid at the Palace of Santoña, headquarters of the Madrid Chamber of Commerce, chaired by high-ranking personalities from the Dominican Republic, as well as businessmen from Madrid and the Dominican Republic.

The Minister of Economy, Finance and Employment of the Community of Madrid, Javier Fernández-Lasquetty; The President of the Madrid Business Forum, Hilario Alfaro, and the journalist Manuel Campo Vidal confirmed their presence at the meeting, which took place in the mythical Palacio de Santoña, headquarters of the Madrid Chamber of Commerce.

Also present were the Dominican ambassador to the Kingdom of Spain, Juan Bolívar Díaz; the Dominican consul in Madrid, Tomás Obispo Ogando, and The President of the Dominican Federation of Merchants, Iván García, and high-ranking personalities, such as Omar Leonel Fernández Domínguez, son of the former President of the Dominican Republic Leonel Fernandez, and current Member of the Chamber of Deputies of the Dominican Republic.


On the third day of the visit of H.R.& I.H. The Grand Prince and Grand Duke Jorge Rurikovich in Madrid was received in the entourage with their Majesties the King and Queen of the Kingdom of Spain at the opening of Fitur 2022, the international tourism fair in Ifema, Madrid.

The delegation was led by their Majesties the King and Queen of Spain, S.A.R. Felipe VI King of Spain and H.R.H. Queen Letizia of Spain, accompanied by H.E. Luis Rodolfo Abinader Corona, President of the Dominican Republic, S.A.R.I. The Grand Prince and Grand Duke George Rurikovich, H.E. Zurab Pololikashvili, Zurab Pololikashvili, Secretary-General of UNWTO and different Diplomatic and Institutional authorities, such as the Mayor of the Community of Madrid José Luis Martínez-Almeida, the President of the Community of Madrid Isabel Díaz Ayuso, H.E. Former Ambassador of Qatar George Massad, between Ambassadors and Ministers.

It is worth highlighting a turning point in these events and meetings motivated by His Royal and Imperial Highness The Grand Prince and Grand Duke Jorge Rurikovich, born Spanish and from a Russian-Ukrainian family. Under his words, there is always a possibility for dialogue, diplomacy, business, understanding and prosperity between countries and people.

The Grand Prince Jorge Rurikovich, as an International Business Consultant, is always available through his international team to negotiate at the highest level of business, both with companies and individuals, to favour the prosperity of said companies in both countries.

Original Source:

Gala Petrova

Protocol Deputy Assistant of H.R. & I.H. The Grand Prince and Grand Duke Jorge RurikovichBusiness,

Technology and Diplomacy Consultant

Institutional Relations Advisor & Member of The Honorary Comitee

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