Karen Finerman has been president of Metropolitan Capital Advisors Inc. since 1992 when she co-founded the firm. Prior to June 1992, she was the lead research analyst for the Risk Arbitrage department at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette Securities Corporation.
She received a B.S. in economics from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School in 1987, with a concentration in finance.
Finerman is on the board of the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research and is also a trustee of the Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx, N.Y., where she serves on their investment committee.
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