ProfileMr. Byron Callan joined Capital Alpha Partners, a Washington DC-based policy research firm, in December 2010 as a Director to cover the defense sector, and is also responsible for related NASA and other aerospace issues. Capital Alpha’s primary goal is to provide superior research to institutional investors. Prior to Capital Alpha, he was a Portfolio Manager at Lion’s Path Capital and was an analyst and co-founder of Perella Weinberg Partners’ Aerospace Defense Security investment fund from 2007-2010. Mr. Callan is also noted for having been a top sell-side analyst at Merrill Lynch and Prudential Securities covering defense, defense electronics and engineering/ industrial stocks between 1984 and 2007. During that period, he earned a ranking on Institutional Investor’s All- America Research Team a total of 15 years. Mr. Callan holds an MBA from Columbia University and a BA with Special Honors from George Washington University.