Raul A. Garcia
The Miami Finance Forum, South Florida’s premier professional development and networking organization for the financial services industry, announced that accountant and financial services executive Raul A. Garcia has been appointed as a member of its Board of Directors.
“Raul Garcia is everything that the Miami Finance Forum wants in a board member,” said Raul Valdes-Fauli, Chairman of the Miami Finance Forum and President & CEO of Professional Bank. “He is a leader in his field that is well connected in the hedge fund space, is a consummate professional and a pleasure to work with."
Garcia is a principal in the financial services practice at Kaufman Rossin, CPAs and Advisors, where he leads audit and tax engagements for clients predominantly in the investment industry including hedge funds, private equity funds, registered investment advisors, and broker-deals.
“I’m honored by the opportunity to join the Miami Finance Forum in its mission to establish South Florida as a global financial hub.” Garcia said. “I look forward to being a part of the future growth and success of this great organization.”
Garcia is a Certified Public Accountant in Florida, a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He graduated from Florida State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
Active in the community, Garcia is President of the Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade County, and a past Chair and a current advisory council member of the Arts & Business Council of Miami.
Established in 2006, the Miami Finance Forum is South Florida’s premier professional development and networking organization for the financial services industry. The organization is dedicated to providing a network for South Florida’s finance professionals to meet and interact in the community. Other goals include enhancing the knowledge base and professional practices of its members, as well as to create exclusive networking opportunities for professional growth and career development. For more information on events and membership, visit www.miamifinanceforum.com.