Meagan Crawford

Meagan Crawford

Managing Partner @ SpaceFund

Meagan is a NewSpace industry pioneer with a focus on the business of space. A strong believer in the power of free enterprise as the driving force that will lift humanity permanently off-world, Meagan is dedicated to several projects focused on building a sustainable, profitable, successful space industry. She is managing partner of SpaceFund, a venture capital firm investing in space startups, a co-founder of Brand Delta-V, the NewSpace marketing company, and a co-founder of Eden Grow Systems, a farming 2.0 technology company.

In 2009, Meagan began running the NewSpace Business Plan Competition, a program focused on educating both entrepreneurs, investors and catalyzing deal flow. As a manager, coach, and judge for the last decade, she has read over 1,000 space business executive summaries, has coached hundreds of selected teams, and helped award cash prizes to dozens of NewSpace startups.

Meagan is also dedicated to several charity projects that are working to open the frontier. She is a co-founder of the non-profit Center for Space Commerce and Finance and is a member of the board of directors of the Space Frontier Foundation, the Earthlight Foundation, and Mars Initiative. She holds an MBA in Finance and Entrepreneurship from Rice University.

Space: Innovation that’s Out of this World

ZEST Stage

This session presents SpaceFund’s vision on how technology can help us dive into the untapped potential of space.

New Frontiers