Ms. Antenucci recently founded a merchant banking firm partnering with investors and business owners in the government contracting sector. Until last year, Antenucci was a Senior Managing Director at Houlihan Lokey’s Aerospace • Defense • Government practice and was a member of the firm’s board of directors prior to its IPO, in August 2015. Antenucci has nearly three decades of investment banking experience, including M&A, financing, and valuation. Prior to that, she served as the Co-President and Managing Director of Quarterdeck Investment Partners, a boutique industry investment bank, and worked on the buyside and sellside for an array of Fortune 500 and international companies, small-caps, entrepreneurs, and private equity owners. Her clients have included most of the world’s leading aerospace/defense contractors. With degrees from Johns Hopkins’ School of Advanced International Studies and Northwestern University, Antenucci is the Chair of Board of Trustees of the Shakespeare Theatre Company and a Life Director of the Space Foundation. Antenucci is also a Director of the TSE-listed AirBoss of America Corporation and its defense-focused subsidiary AirBoss Defense Group and is on the Board of Advisors for I2Capital. Anita is a 2009 Henry Crown Fellow of The Aspen Institute and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.