Vasu Vijayraghavan was an academic finance professor at the University of Paris who has now turned to a new career as a financial consultant. As an academic, she wrote on corporate governance issues, especially in the European context, and she believes in a long-run and balance sheet approach to stock picking. Currently, Vasu is working as a consultant for lawyers, doing business valuation. She is a Level II CFA candidate. Vasu holds a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan and a B.A. from Harvard University.