Chris Vinyard is an ETF analyst at FactSet Research Systems. His main focus lies in data analysis, with additional coverage of alternative ETFs. Before joining FactSet as part of an acquisition in 2015, Chris did similar work for ETF.com’s ETF Analytics department. Previous to that, he worked as a proposal analyst at Lockheed Martin's Advanced Technology Center. Chris graduated from San Francisco State University with bachelor’s degrees in corporate finance and financial services, and he is a CFA Level III candidate.