• Founder of the Pillars of Wealth unbiased financial literacy initiative for doctors
  • 10 years of experience as a senior financial risk management expert and advisor to the world's largest banking institutions
  • Award-winning professor and author


Yuval Bar-Or is an award-winning professor at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School, where he teaches investments, advanced portfolio management, and project management. He spent a decade in the private sector providing support to large banks adopting risk management solutions. Yuval founded the Pillars of Wealth unbiased financial literacy initiative for medical professionals, helping hundreds of physicians make better decisions for themselves and their families. 

Bar-Or is also the author of seven books, the most recent of which is Pillars of Wealth: Personal Finance Essentials for Medical Professionals. He holds a PhD in finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.


Yuval received his master's degree in economics from McMcaster University and a PhD from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business.

Quote from Yuval Bar-Or

"I find it very rewarding when students are able to use classroom learning to become more self-sufficient, reducing their need to rely on others."