baMa -Business Angel Minority Association- is a national initiative to create a more inclusive startup ecosystem through early stage investments in Minority-led startups.

Maria Maso

baMa Founder and CEO

Founder at Building Bridges Ventures

Advisory Board

Juliana Garaizar

baMa Advisory Board President

ACA Board Member

Arnobio Morelix

baMa Advisor Board Member

Chief Innovation Officer at Startup Genome

Eli Velasquez

baMa Advisor Board Member

Director at Venture Well

Philip Yates

baMa Advisory Board General Counsel

Diversity Venture Fund


Soledad Tanner

baMa Finances

Founder at STC Consulting

Jose Lazaro

baMa Partnerships

Development Director at eMan

Madeline Lu

baMa Chief Of Staff

Biomedical Engineer

Ana Sofia Garay

Diversity Investor Academy Manager

International Relations & Global Business

Rigo Hernandez

baMa Web Developer

Web Developer

Gerard Trevino

baMa Operations

Principal at Treverto Holdings

Why should you work here?
  1. Because you want to support innovation and work with a first class early stage investment team
  2. Because you are passionate about supporting Minority communities
If you are interested in learning more about our open positions
Do you want to volunteer?
We are growing fast so extra hands are always welcome. If you relate with baMa’s mission and want to get involved, we have some opportunities available and we are sure we can find the best for you. Please contact us and let's talk.