Mario E. Carias is currently the Managing Director of Education and Content at CFA Society New York, where he oversees the CFA prep classes as well as professional development courses. Mario has over 12 years of work experience on Wall Street in institutional equity research sales, he worked in institutions such as CLSA, Unibanco, ABN-Amro and ING-Barings covering European and Latin American equities from 1992 to 2005. Most recently, he migrated into financial education, writing and teaching various investment analysis courses, corporate finance, and econometrics courses for T3 Live and Hunter College. Mario attended New York University, where he received a Masters in Economics in 1992, and earned his BSc in Economics from the University of Buckingham in the UK in 1990. Mario was awarded his CFA charter in 2004 and is a member of the CFA Society New York and CFA Institute.