Dana Lockhart is an independent contractor offering advisory services in financing and procurement of civil aircraft, capital markets and in and out-of-court restructuring. Mr. Lockhart joined Lockheed Corporation while in college and in 1979 became a founding executive of Lockheed Finance Corporation. In 1982, he was recruited to develop and manage Fairchild Industries’ new captive subsidiary responsible for sales financing of the company’s regional aircraft. In 1987, he joined Airbus Americas as a sales finance negotiator, assuming management of the sales finance team in 1989. Mr. Lockhart was promoted to Chief Financial Officer in 2002. Between 2008 and 2009, he led the Capital Markets division of GMT Global Republic Aviation. Lockhart is a graduate of Pepperdine University and California State University.