Michael Smith is Vice President, Treasury and Corporate Development and Investor Relations at V2X. Prior to joining Vectrus, he was co-founder and managing director of The Silverline Group, a strategic consulting and advisory services firm that focuses on the aerospace and defense, intelligence, government services, homeland security, and federal civilian markets. While at Silverline, Michael was responsible for providing advice and counsel on mergers and acquisitions and for generating market studies, assessments, company positioning, valuation studies, and competitive intelligence for clients. Additionally, he helped clients formulate and execute investment decisions, including stock purchases, acquisitions, and divestitures. Prior to co-founding The Silverline Group in 2012, Michael was a senior equity research associate at Lazard Capital Markets, covering the aerospace and defense, federal government information technology services, and defense technology sectors. He also spent five years with BB&T Capital Markets covering defense and government services and seven years with Raymond James & Associates in various capacities, including senior equity research liaison. Michael is a CFA® charterholder and earned a bachelor’s degree with a major in finance and a minor in economics from the University of South Florida.