Beyond the Ledger: Career Accelerator for Accounting Specialists in Finance

By Professor Joel Litman

Chairman and CEO of Valens Research and the Founder and Chief Investment Strategist of Altimetry Financial Research


Thursday, 22nd June 2023



4:00 PM – 5:00 PM PHT

The greatest investors have grown by acquiring emotional, analytical, and informational advantages… and they recognize the distortions and problems in Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)-based financial statements.

Warren Buffett: “The net earnings figure… is not representative of the business at all.”

Forbes: “Why GAAP Accounting Rules May Be Damaging to Investors.”

Seth Klarman: “Analysis of reported earnings can mislead investors as to the real profitability of a business.”

To find out how to be a successful investor like the investing greats, join Professor Joel Litman, Chairman and CEO of Valens Research and Founder and Chief Investment Strategist of Altimetry Financial Research, as he discusses his provocative opinions and his no-holds-barred view of the state of Wall Street Research and what he calls “a demise more than ten years in the making.” 

“Beyond the Ledger: Career Accelerator for Accounting Specialists in Finance”

June 22, 2023, Thursday

4:00 PM PHT – 5:00 PM PHT

*This webinar is free of charge. Registration is required to save your slot.

Participants leave the program with a far better understanding of the practical application of accounting in the world of finance and investments. ​​

This could be one of the most important learning opportunities of your career in finance! Additionally, Professor Litman will discuss our exciting opportunities for accounting data specialists seeking full-time positions. 

Valens Research offers an exceptional career path for professionals in the field of finance. We provide a supportive and stimulating work environment where you can utilize your skills and expertise to make a significant impact.

Joining our team serves as a remarkable stepping stone for individuals beginning or advancing their careers in the industry. We value your passion and commitment to excellence, and we offer competitive compensation packages to attract top talent like you.

Take the next leap in your career by joining Valens Research, where you’ll have the opportunity to grow, contribute, and thrive in the dynamic world of finance.

Register now to receive your unique Zoom link to enter the webinar. See you there!

About the Speaker:

Professor Joel Litman is Chairman and CEO of Valens Research and the Founder and Chief Investment Strategist of Altimetry Financial Research. He is a member of the Board of Directors of COL Investment Management. (PSE:COL). 

Professor Litman has been interviewed on CNBC, quoted in publications like Barron’s Magazine and Institutional Investor, and is a regular author in Forbes. He published “Give My Regrets to Wall Street” in Harvard Business Review and co-authored the highly-acclaimed book, DRIVEN: Business Strategy, Human Actions, and the Creation of Wealth.

Professor Litman has lectured and advised at top programs like Harvard Business School and London Business School, for the U.S. Department of Defense at the Pentagon and US Marine Corps War College, for CFA Societies and investment teams from New York to London to Manila, and for the global leadership of some the world’s largest firms such as PwC and Credit Suisse.

He is a member of the Makati Business Club and has received high marks for his programs presented at the American Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines.

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