Peter Ricchiuti is the finance professor you wish you had back in college. His insight and humor have twice made him the top professor at Tulane University’s A.B. Freeman School of Business. Ricchiuti is a graduate of Babson College and began his career with the investment firm of Kidder Peabody in Boston. After a successful career on Wall Street, Ricchiuti served for five years as Assistant State Treasurer and Chief Investment Officer for the State of Louisiana. There he skillfully managed the State’s $3 billion investment portfolio.In 1993, Ricchiuti founded the Burkenroad Reports investment research program, where he leads a team of more than 200 business students in search of the investment “skinny” on undervalued stocks in six southern states. Ricchiuti and the Burkenroad Reports have been featured widely in the financial media, including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Investor’s Business Daily, The Washington Post, CNN and CNBC.Ricchiuti is a frequent contributor in financial and business media, and has addressed over 1,000 groups in 47 states as a popular meeting and conference speaker. His unique presentation style puts him in front of a wide variety of audiences, including his selection by the NFL to teach investment workshops to the New Orleans Saints. In 2014 The Financial Times published Peter’s first book, “Stocks Under Rocks.” He is also the host of “Out To Lunch,” a weekly business show on National Public Radio in New Orleans.Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on Peter Ricchiuti and other top speakers and celebrities.