Professor of Finance at California Lutheran University Director of its California Institute of Finance
Dr. Basu is a Professor of Finance at California Lutheran University and the Director of its California Institute of Finance. Dr. Basu is also a Professor of the Helsinki School of Economics Executive MBA Program. He earned his B.A. in Economics, University of Delhi, MBA (Finance), Marquette University and a Ph.D. (Finance), University of Arizona. Dr. Basu is extensively published in the field of investments and financial planning and is an award winning teacher. He has significant consulting experience with US Fortune 100 companies and advising institutional money managers. Dr. Basu is actively involved with financial planning organizations including the National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE), the CFP® Board of Standards, International CFP® Board and the FPA. His book (with Block and Hirt), "Investment Planning for Financial Professionals" McGraw Hill, May 2006 is widely used by financial planning programs nationwide.