Peter Malone

Industry
Aerospace, Defense & Government Services
Business Segment
Corporate Private Equity
Asset Class

In September 2013, Mr. Malone joined The Carlyle Group as an Operating Executive in the Aerospace, Defense and Government Services Group.  In that capacity, he advises Carlyle on prospective transactions and overall business strategy development for the aerospace portfolio.

Mr. Malone serves on the Board of Directors of Novetta, Inc., Dynamic Precision Group, Inc. and OCEUS Networks, Inc. He also sits on the Board of Advisors at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.

Between 1985 and 2013, Mr. Malone served as Senior Managing Director of CSP Associates, Inc. – a firm he co-founded.  CSP is a leading strategy advisory firm, specializing in the aerospace, defense and information technology sectors.  The firm provides strategic advisory services to major industrial corporations, foreign and domestic governments and financial investors.  While continuing to lead CSP’s defense practice -- and retaining a strong interest in national security policy -- Mr. Malone co-chaired the firm’s very active transaction advisory practice.  Since 1989, CSP Associates has provided advisory services in respect of approximately 700 aerospace, defense or information technology transactions.

Prior to joining CSP Associates, Mr. Malone practiced corporate and international law with the Boston firm of Hale and Dorr (now WilmerHale.)  He holds degrees from Harvard Law School (JD, 1983), The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy (Ph.D., 1983) and the University of Massachusetts (BA, 1976). Mr. Malone has also served as a consultant to the Rand Corporation and a Research Fellow at Harvard’s Center for Science and International Affairs (now the Belfer Center.) He is the author of The British Nuclear Deterrent (New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1984) as well as journal articles and numerous proprietary analyses.