Pierre Chao is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Enlightenment Capital, a middle-market investment firm focused on the aerospace and defense technology industry. Prior, he co-founded Renaissance Strategic Advisors (RSAdvisors) in 2007. RSAdvisors is a premier Washington, DC and London-based aerospace and defense strategy and mergers and acquisitions consulting firm.
John Hassoun is President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Hassoun is responsible for overall Vistronix executive management and corporate strategy. He has more than 25 years of corporate experience in executive management, corporate strategy and business development, business operations and program management all in the national security marketplace.
Deepak Hathiramani is Non-Executive Chairman of the Vistronix Board of Directors. The founder and former CEO of Vistronix, he has more than 25 years of management and technical experience with privately-funded and venture-funded high-tech start-ups. He is a member of the Senior Advisory Board of the Northern Virginia Technology Council, a member of the Advisory Board of the Volgenau School of Engineering at George Mason University, and is a member of the Executive Committee of the Professional Services Council (PSC).
Ron Jones is Vice Chairman of the Vistronix Board of Directors and Chief Strategy Officer. In this capacity, Mr. Jones is responsible for crafting and driving the corporate strategy and accelerating the growth and corporate development of Vistronix.
Wes Lang is a partner at LMW2 with a successful history of investing in middle-market companies and aiding their accelerated development. Previously, he was a Managing Director of GSO Capital Partners, a middle-market investment firm and prior to that was a middle-market private equity investment advisor to Moore Capital Management, LLC. For most of his career, he was a partner with Weiss, Peck & Greer, a nationally recognized investment management firm.
Bob Manzo is a partner at LMW2 and has over 25 years of experience advising major corporations, money centers and investment banks on numerous transactions. Assignments include among others, Adelphia Communications Corp., Federal-Mogul Corp., and Owens Corning. He was the co-founder of Policano and Manzo LLC, which was one of the country’s preeminent business advisory firms and employed over 300 professionals.
Peter Marino has held several executive level positions in both government and in private industry related to national security, including a number of senior positions with the Central Intelligence Agency. He also held the position of President and COO of Lockheed Electronics Co., Inc.; President and COO of Fairfield Industries, Inc.; Senior Vice President of E-Systems, Inc.; and held Senior Advisor roles at both Morgan Stanley and Teneo Holdings.