Whitney R. Tilson, founded T2 Partners and the Tilson Mutual Funds which manage a number of value-oriented hedge funds and mutual funds.  Co-founder of Value Investor Insight and the Value Investing Congress, he writes a regular column on investing for the Financial Times and has written for the Motley Fool and TheStreet.com.  He graduated from Harvard College (magna cum laude) and earned an MBA with high distinction from the Harvard Business School where he was elected a Baker Scholar (top 5%).