Miami Program Director Knight Foundation
Raul Moas is the Miami Program Director at Knight Foundation where he leads the foundation’s initiatives in building a more dynamic and robust community of entrepreneurs and startups.
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 serves on the boards of Endeavor Miami and the Beacon Council, Miami-Dade County’s economic development agency. Raul is a CPA in the State of Florida.