Karen Finerman

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Karen Finerman
CNBC Fast Money 2007-11-09.jpg
Karen Finerman is a panelist of CNBC's Fast Money
Born (1965-02-25) February 25, 1965 (age 49)
Occupation Television panelist and businesswoman
Notable credit(s) Panelist of CNBC's Fast Money
Spouse(s) Lawrence E. Golub
Children 4

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

Early life[edit]

In 1987, she graduated with a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.


A 2007 interview by the UK Guardian provides more biographical information .[1]

Co-founder of Metropolitan Capital Advisors, Inc., she is also President of the firm. She is a board member of the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research and trustee of the Montefiore Medical Center.

Karen Finerman is also a panelist on the show "Fast Money" on CNBC.

She is a founding Master Player of the Portfolios with Purpose contest.[2]

Her first book, Finerman's Rules: Secrets I'd Only Tell My Daughters About Business and Life was published on June 4, 2013. [3]

Personal life[edit]

Finerman's sister, Wendy Finerman, is a Hollywood producer. Her brother is real estate financier Mark Finerman of Greenwich, CT. Her husband is Lawrence E. Golub, a founder of Golub Capital, a private investment firm formed in 1994.


  1. ^ http://www.guardian.co.uk/lifeandstyle/2007/sep/09/features.woman5
  2. ^ "CNBC". CNBC Video Archive. CNBC Video Archive. Retrieved 12 December 2012. 
  3. ^ CNBC - Karen Finerman Bio Front Page

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