Chad Anderson

Chad Anderson

Formal First Name
1980 - present

Chad Anderson is a prominent advocate of the space industry and the Founder and Managing Partner of Space Capital, where he has been pioneering investment in the space economy for over a decade. He also serves as the Managing Director of Space Angels Network, where he has facilitated millions of dollars of private investment into commercial space ventures. In addition to his work at Space Capital, Anderson serves on the boards of various organizations that support the UK’s national strategy to grow its space sector. Prior to founding Space Capital, Anderson led 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. Anderson is the author of The Space Economy, an indispensable primer on the space industry and its potential.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Board Director, Satellite Applications Catapult

  • Board Observer, Rendered.AI

  • Board Observer, Muon Space

  • Board Observer,K4 Mobility

  • Boar Director, Krucial