Chad Anderson is Managing Director of Space Angels Network, where he has facilitated millions of dollars of private investment into commercial space ventures. Prior to his current role, Anderson enjoyed a successful career at JP Morgan Chase where he managed a $50 billion real estate portfolio through the Great Recession. He was also previously Business Innovation Manager for the UK Satellite Applications Catapult, Business Advisor to space robotics and satellite companies, and an aviation entrepreneur. He is a prominent advocate of the private space industry with numerous public speaking appearances, interviews, and papers on the subject, including publications in Space Policy Journal, the first-ever market assessment for commercial lunar services, and an economic case for a UK spaceport. Anderson holds an MBA from the University of Oxford.