Chris Quilty

Chris Quilty

Co-CEO and President
Quilty Space

Chris Quilty began making his footprint in the satellite & space sector as a trusted authority, media pundit, and twice-recognized Wall Street Journal “Best on the Street” analyst more than two decades ago while serving as a sell-side analyst for Raymond James. Chris initiated coverage on the space industry in the mid-2000s and has subsequently published hundreds of company-specific, macro, sector, and thematic research reports. 

Leveraging his vast space industry knowledge and a commitment to thought-leading research, Chris co-founded Quilty Space (formerly Quilty Analytics) in 2016. He isregarded as a valued source of industry insight across all verticals of the space ecosystem — from manufacturing and launch through satcom, EO, hardware, and downstream analytics. He is a frequent advisor to the full range of satellite & space investors and stakeholders, from leading prime contractors and government agencies to satellite operators and technology companies. 

Chris earned a B.S. in Systems Engineering from the U.S. Naval Academy and an MBA from The University of Chicago