Claudio Rojas is Chief Executive Officer of the National Angel Capital Organization (NACO). Claudio has held the roles of managing director, board member, advisor, and founder of several prominent organizations contributing to Canada’s transformation into the world’s leading innovation economy. He brings an exceptionally long-term entrepreneurial mindset to investments and is a thought-leader on founder-run companies. Incorporated in 2002, the National Angel Capital Organization (NACO) has pioneered angel investing in Canada, including the formation of angel groups and development of best practices, intelligence, tools and educational resources to unlock early-stage capital for entrepreneurs. NACO members have invested $1.12 billion into 1500 early-stage ventures, creating thousands of jobs and supporting economic development. NACO members assist entrepreneurs in every region and industry to execute their vision and commercialize their ideas with angel investor funding.