Elaine Kassanos is a CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) Charterholder. She teaches the subject of CFA Institute Ethical and Professional Standards. She has also taught Business Ethics and International Relations courses at various universities in Switzerland. In the past, she worked as an Equity Analyst at asset managers/banks in the United States and Switzerland. She has a Bachelor degree (B.A.) from Tufts University, Medford, MA, US, and a Master degree (Ed.M.) from Harvard University Graduate School of Education, Cambridge, MA, US.