Karen Finerman

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Karen Finerman
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Karen Finerman is a panelist of CNBC's Fast Money
Born (1965-02-25) February 25, 1965 (age 50)
Residence Upper East Side, New York City[1]
Occupation Television panelist and businesswoman
Notable credit(s) Panelist of CNBC's Fast Money
Spouse(s) Lawrence E. Golub[2]
Children 4

Karen Lisa Finerman (February 25, 1965) is an American businesswoman and television personality.

Early life[edit]

Finerman graduated from Beverly Hills High School in 1983. In 1987, she graduated from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.[3][4]

Finerman is Jewish.[5] The daughter of Jane and Gerald Finerman, she was raised in Beverly Hills, California with sisters Wendy, Leslie, and Stacey, and a brother, Mark.[6][7]


Co-founder of Metropolitan Capital Advisors, Inc., Finerman is also President of the firm.[8][9]

She is a board member of the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research and trustee of the Montefiore Medical Center.[10] She is a member of the board of GrafTech International, Ltd.[11]

Finerman is a panelist on the show Fast Money on CNBC.[12][13]

She is a founding Master Player of the Portfolios with Purpose contest.[14]

Her first book, Finerman's Rules: Secrets I'd Only Tell My Daughters About Business and Life was published by Hachette Book Group's Business Plus on June 4, 2013.[15]

Personal life[edit]

Finerman has four children (two sets of twins) and is married to Lawrence Golub, who manages a private equity firm. [16]


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