Miami Program Director, The Knight Foundation
Raul Moas is the Miami Program Director at Knight Foundation where he leads the foundation’s work investing in Miami’s community of entrepreneurs.
Most recently, Raul served as the Managing Director of Miami Angels, Florida’s largest angel investor collective which brings together exceptional entrepreneurs and accredited investors to fuel success. Beyond simply providing capital, Miami Angels collaborates with founders to ensure they have access to best-in-class resources, advisors, and follow-on funding.
Prior to joining Miami Angels, Raul served as the Executive Director of Roots of Hope, an international non-governmental organization focused on youth empowerment in Cuba. At Roots of Hope Raul led the creation of programs like StartUp Cuba, which supports emerging entrepreneurs from the island in gaining valuable and practical skills, and social ventures like Discover Cuba, a B-Corp subsidiary which has facilitated hundreds of socially conscious trips and family reunifications.
Raul is passionate about Greater Miami and deeply involved in making his community a better place. As a founding member of the Global Shapers Miami Hub, the young professional arm of the World Economic Forum, Raul focused on promoting equitable development in Miami. Raul is also a member of Class VIII of the Miami Foundation’s Miami Fellows program and a CPA in the State of Florida.