Matteo Renzi

Former Prime Minister of Italy

The former Prime Minister of Italy and one of the most respected political figures in Europe, Matteo Renzi is available to hire as a speaker for events, dinners and functions around the world through the Champions Speakers agency. Now a member of the Senate, Renzi has also held the posts of President of the Province of Florence and Mayor of Florence having extraordinarily never held a seat in either house of Parliament during his tenure as Prime Minister.

An incredibly inspiring figure and history maker, Matteo Renzi is the youngest person to serve as Italian Prime Minister and also the youngest leader in the history of the G7. The first serving Mayor to become Prime Minister, the incredible Matteo Renzi is certain to be a hit with your guests when hired as a speaker through the Champions Speakers agency.

Nicknamed il Rottamatore, (the Scrapper) the title certainly encapsulates Renzi’s ambition of renovating the Italian political establishment, something he has certainly began to do a fine job of! Often described as the de facto leader of the Party of European Socialists, in opposition to the European People’s Party associated with Angela Merkel, the dynamic and influential duo who are two extremely significant leaders are together referred to as Merkenzi. Ranked as the third most influential person under 40 in the world by the Forbes Magazine, Matteo Renzi was also listed as one of the Top 100 Global Thinkers by the Foreign Policy citing his global acclaim and stature within the world of politics.

During his tenure at the helm of Italian politics, Matteo Renzi’s government effectively implemented numerous reforms, including changes to the electoral system, a relaxation of labour and employment laws with the intention of boosting economic growth, a thorough reformation of the public administration, the simplification of civil trials, the introduction of same-sex civil unions and the abolition of many small taxes.

Following the rejection of his constitutional reform, Renzi formally resigned from his role as the Prime Minister of Italy and went on to work as Secretary of The Democratic Party for half a decade before, he signed following the parties 2018 electoral defeat. Now a member of Senate, Matteo Renzi is one of the most respected and highly regarded figures within politics and has enjoyed an extensive, diverse and storied career that has seen him reach the pinnacle of his profession. A compelling and engaging speaker that has the ability to capture the attention of any room he enters, the incredible Matteo Renzi is available to hire as the speaker for your next function through the Champions Speakers agency.

To book Matteo Renzi as the politics speaker for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

When at corporate events, Matteo is known to speak on the following topics:

  • Italian Policy
  • Politics & Government
  • Leadership & Peak Performance
  • Finance & Futurism
  • Drive & Determination
  • Brexit & The EU