Kyle Pickett is the Director of Government Affairs at GridMatrix. Prior to joining, he was the Aerospace Director at Cision. Kyle and his team produced daily industry intelligence reports analyzing corporate and sector-wide developments for clients in the transportation, aerospace, and defense sectors. Clients included the DOT, the NTSB, and Waymo. He served as the client point of contact during production and managed tens of thousands of words of content each day. Prior to his time with Cision, Kyle served as Country Editor at The Oil & Gas Year, an international energy publication focused on the petroleum industry. During that time, he interviewed hundreds of energy executives and ministers about their expectations for the modern hydrocarbon economy. He was the lead writer and editor for The Oil & Gas Year Kazakhstan 2013 and The Oil & Gas Year Ecuador 2014. Kyle is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and holds a degree in Political Science with an emphasis on International Relations.