Charles A. Willhoit

CHARLES A. WILLHOIT joined JPMorgan H&Q in 1995 and heads equity
coverage of the optics sector. He is the Senior Industry Analyst
covering the communications components industry. Mr. Willhoit received
the honor of being named a ‘rising new talent’ by Institutional Investor
in their 2000 ‘All American Research team’ survey. Prior to his current
role, he spent three years as an Equity Analyst working with Bill Rabin,
the number one ranked Institutional Investor analyst in the data
networking industry. Mr. Willhoit graduated from Boston College with a
BA in Economics.