Chad Andersonis the Managing Director of Space Angels Network. He has facilitated millions in private investments from privately-built space planes to in-space robotics. Under his leadership, the network has grown from 20 to over 50 investor members, in nine countries, on four continents. Prior to his current position, Anderson enjoyed a successful career at JP Morgan Chase where he managed a $50 billion real estate portfolio through the Great Recession. He also served as Business Innovation Manager for the UK Satellite Applications Catapult, Business Advisor to space robotics and satellite companies, and an aviation entrepreneur. He is an 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.