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.
Follow Karen Finerman on Twitter @karenfinerman.
Discussing lower energy prices, and how investors should view the decline, with Omega Advisors CEO Leon Cooperman.
Tom Herzfeld, Herzfeld Advisors chairman, says the small step towards ending the embargo between U.S. and Cuba could be one of President Obama's greatest achievements.
Omega Advisors CEO Leon Cooperman, discusses his recent visit to Cuba, after President Obama announced a major move in policy regarding imports from Cuba to the U.S.