Noramay Cadena

Noramay Cadena

Managing Partner
Supply Change Capital

Biography

Noramay Cadena is a Managing Partner at Supply Change Capital, an early stage venture firm investing at the intersection of food, culture, and technology. Noramay was also a Managing Partner at MiLA Capital, an early-stage venture capital firm in Los Angeles investing in tech you can touch. She’s an investor in over 65 companies.

Prior to venture capital, Noramay spent over a decade at Boeing leading large teams working on new complex aviation/aerospace programs. As an engineer and business leader, she specializes in manufacturing, scaling, and supply chain, and couples that technical expertise with coaching on strategy, operations and culture.

In the community, Noramay is a lead investor in Portfolia’s Rising America fund investing in Latinx, Black and LGBTQ founders, and serves on the board of Acumen America, the Latino Community Foundation, CARE Enterprises, the Latino Community Foundation Educational Foundation, and Valley Presbyterian Hospital. She’s also a founding board member of LatinxVC, an organization increasing the Latino ecosystem of funders and founders.

In 2021, she was named one of 55 rising-star VCs who shook up the industry in 2021. In 2020, she was named one of 50 renowned women in robotics and one of the top 100 influential Latinas in the United States. Noramay is a Kauffman Fellow and holds a MBA, a Master’s in Engineering Systems and a Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering – all from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).