Michelle Caruso-Cabrera is CNBC's chief international correspondent and co-anchor of "Power Lunch," which airs Monday through Friday from 1 to 3pm ET.
In 2016, she reported live from Iran on the state of the economy and potential investment opportunities in the country, despite continuing U.S. sanctions. Caruso-Cabrera also traveled to Brazil to cover the effect of the Car Wash scandal on Petrobras.
Latin America is a large focus of her coverage as trade has become a key election issue, particularly when it comes to Mexico. Previously, Caruso-Cabrera has done extensive reporting on Mexico's efforts to modernize PEMEX and has interviewed dozens of Mexican business executives, CEOs and government officials. She also covered Venezuela during the PDVSA strike.
Additionally, she has reported from Cuba more than half a dozen times as relations between the U.S. and Cuba have thawed.
Since 2010, she has covered the European financial crisis, reporting live from Athens, Rome, Frankfurt, Madrid, Brussels, Luxembourg and Cyprus. In the summer of 2015, she spent a full month in Greece.
Caruso-Cabrera joined CNBC in 1998 from WTSP-TV in St. Petersburg, Fla., where she spent four years as a general assignment reporter covering crime and hurricanes. Prior to that, she was a special projects producer for Univision where she gained experience covering Latin America. She began her career in 1990 while in college, as a stringer for The New York Times, reporting for the education section.
Caruso-Cabrera wrote her first book, "You Know I'm Right: More Prosperity, Less Government," in 2010. Previously, she wrote a personal finance column for Shape en Español and People en Español.
She has also been awarded Broadcaster of the Year from the National Association of Hispanic Journalists and was named one of the "100 Most Influential Hispanics" in the country by Hispanic Business magazine. She earned a bachelor's degree in economics from Wellesley College.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the latest on the final stretch of the French election before voters go to the polls on Sunday.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the latest on the French election.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports that Marine Le Pen has stepped down temporarily as the leader of her National Front party to "unite all French people."
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera speaks with Famke Krumbmüller, Open Citiz head of political intelligence, about what will happen following the next round of the French election.
Lex Paulson, former Obama campaign organizer and Paris School of International Affairs, speaks to CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera about the French election first-round results.
Laurence Haim, spokeswoman for the Emmanuel Macron campaign, speaks with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera about the second part of the French election as Macron faces off against Marine Le Pen.
CNBC’s Michelle Caruso-Cabrera speaks to former Charlie Hebdo journalist Caroline Fourest about the French election, and the fear candidate Marine Le Pen has harnessed.
Philippe Waechter, Natixis Asset Management chief economist, speaks to CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera about the potential outcomes of the French election and what the market reaction would be in the worst-case scenario for investors.
Lex Paulson, Paris School of International Affairs, former Obama campaign organizer, weighs in on the French election polls. With CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.