Barbara S. Petitt, PhD, CFA


Barbara S. Petitt, PhD, CFA, is head of journal publications at CFA Institute and the managing editor of the Financial Analysts Journal. She was previously Director of Curriculum Projects. Prior to joining CFA Institute, she was director of online studies for Laureate Online Education and held academic positions in the U.S., the U.K., and France. She published peer-reviewed articles and a book on Valuation. She also consulted for corporate clients throughout her academic career. Barbara holds a master in management from EDHEC Business School, and a master in research and a PhD in finance from the University of Grenoble. She is a member of the Board of Directors of The Q-Group and INQUIRE UK.