Becoming a Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) charterholder is a defining moment for any investment professional. But earning this distinction is no easy task. It takes true grit and determination to invest the time and dedication needed to succeed. What drives candidates to embark on this journey? We’re uncovering the inspirational stories that led people across the globe down the path to charterholder. This unique collection of personal experiences is intended to help inspire the investment professionals of the future to chart their own journey.