Raphael Mokades is the founder and Managing Director of Rare, the multi award-winning leaders in diversity graduate recruitment.
Raphael founded Rare in 2005. Today, Rare works with over 100 elite employers including all five Magic Circle law firms, the top three global strategy consulting firms, two of the world’s top three investment banks, and the universities of Oxford and Cambridge.
Rare has over 20,000 candidates on its books, and its contextualised recruitment software has processed over 750,000 graduate job applications.
Raphael has a first-class degree from Oxford University. He has written for the Guardian, Times and Financial Times. He was named in the Economist’s Top 50 Global Diversity List 2017 and the FT’s Empower Top 100 Ethnic Minority Executives 2018 and 2019. He was Legal Week’s Outstanding Innovator for 2017.