Raymond Harari is the founder of Canalis Capital, a cannabis advisory company and merchant bank. Prior, Mr. Harari worked at Credicorp Bank in the Private Wealth Management Company. Before joining Credicorp, he was part of Nomura’s Consumer & Retail Investment Banking Group based in New York City.
Mr. Harari graduated with honours from the University of Pennsylvania with a BSE in Systems Engineering and a minor in Engineering Entrepreneurship and Mathematics. Raymond is also the co-founder of Standard Parking, a Panama-based parking services provider. Mr. Harari was an early investor and advisor of Tokyo Smoke. As an angel investor, he has also made investments across technology, fashion, cannabis, biotech, and cybersecurity.
Over the past two years, Mr. Harari has been a deputy director at the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture of Panama. He is also involved in the community, organizing sponsored technology-focused trips to Israel in partnership with Birthright Israel. As part of his continued education, Mr. Harari participated in the Transdisciplinary Innovation Program (TIP) at Hebrew University, where he was awarded the Senior TIP Fellow title, for the most outstanding fellow of his class.