CatalystU Thought Leader
Originally from Melbourne, Australia; Raphael is a former Special Forces soldier who has since established a career in venture capital with a strong focus on scaling foreign start-ups in the North American market. Raphael’s foundation is in Venture Capital where he has been embedded in numerous high performing startups for the last 6 years. Raphael has deep expertise around sales and marketing as well as fundraise strategy across numerous verticals. Over the course of his career, Raphael has worked with hundreds of companies ranging from seed-stage to post-IPO and retains advisory board seats on a handful of different companies.