José Luis Martínez-Almeida has a girlfriend. The 48-year-old mayor of Madrid has introduced his partner, Teresa Urquijo and Moreno, 26, in society on Sunday, June 4, during the famous press bullfight held in Las Ventas, to which they attended together. According to media such as abc either The Spanishthe couple have been dating for about six months and explain that together they celebrated the victory of the popular at the polls last Sunday with a discreet escape through the North of Spain.
This is the first time the couple has been seen in public. The event chosen for the presentation has been the celebration that puts the finishing touch to the San Isidro Fair and that has been presided over by the King. This is the first relationship that José Luis Martínez-Almeida has been known to have since he became mayor of Madrid in 2019. During these years, his single status has been the reason for multiple jokes in which the mayor has participated at various times: “Being mayor, being single and such, being the first one in Madrid… Well, maybe you can attract attention. And I think that people, with my physique, are surprised that I don’t flirt ”, he ironized together with Pablo Motos in the anthill two years ago. The mayor has waited for both the electoral campaign and the elections to pass, in which he obtained an absolute majority, to publicly show their relationship.
According to her LinkedIn profile, Teresa Urquijo y Moreno works as an analyst at the real estate investment company Merlin Properties, but she has also worked as a volunteer in the hospitality area of Lourdes, and in different positions in Manila (Philippines), London or the City of Mexico. As for her studies, the young woman has a double degree in Law and Business Administration at the Universidad Pontificia Comillas ICAI-ICADE.
Urquijo y Moreno comes from a well-established family with multiple connections. Her father, Lucas Urquijo Fernández de Araoz, great-grandson of the doctor, scientist and writer Gregorio Marañón, was director of communication for Roche Farma. Her mother, Beatriz Moreno y de Borbón, is the daughter of Íñigo Moreno Arteaga, Marquis of Laserna and Teresa de Borbón-Dos Sicilias y Borbón-Parma, first cousin of the emeritus king.
If this spring it is Teresa Urquijo who is making headlines, last summer it was her little brother, Juan Urquijo, who appeared in the pink chronicle when he was related to his distant cousin, Victoria Federica, whom she knows from school, since they both studied at the St. George’s center in La Moraleja. In the end, they were just rumors.