Prof. Dr. George Athanassakos

Dr. George Athanassakos is a Professor of Finance and the Ben Graham Chair in Value In-vesting at Ivey Business School, which he joined in July 2004. He is also the Founder & Man-aging Director of the Ben Graham Centre for Value Investing. Prior to joining Ivey, Dr. Atha-nassakos spent a number of years at various research-related positions with banking and trust companies in Canada and Greece, and taught at York University and Wilfrid Laurier University. He has a BA in Economics and Business Administration from The School of Indus-trial Studies of Thessalonica, Greece, and an MA in Economics, an MBA and a PhD in Finance from York University. The Financial Planning Standards Council has bestowed Dr. Atha-nassakos with the Fellow of FPSC™ distinction for his outstanding contribution to furthering FPSC's mission and for advancing the financial planning profession.