Monterey Institute of International Studies

John M. Manoyan

Investment advisor and consultant. Previously, Founding Partner, West End Resources LLC, an investment advisory firm. Prior to WER, served as Managing Director of Lucent Technologies' Advanced Technology Business Consulting Group. Prior to joining Lucent Technologies at its inception in 1995, served on the technical staff of AT&T Bell Laboratories, leading a variety of projects related to Digital Communications and Network Operations Planning.

Prior to AT&T service, worked for the IBM Corporation in basic research. Author of more than 40 scientific publications in leading international journals, numerous technical reports and internal publications, and of four awarded patents. Co-Founder of FELSEF [], a Washington, D.C.-based inter-professional forum on environmental law, science, engineering, and finance. Director, German-American Heritage Foundation of the USA (Washington, DC). Series 65 SEC Registered Investment Advisor. MBA, Finance, Columbia University; M.Sc., M.Phil., and Ph.D., Theoretical Nuclear Physics, Yale University.