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.
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been detained by authorities in that country in an anti-graft bust, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
Reuters Reporter Joshua Schneyer, provides insight to the indictment over allegations former Chesapeake Energy CEO Aubrey McClendon conspired to rig bids to buy oil and natural gas leases.
According to Reuters citing sources, Saudi Arabia is looking to do a possible $10 billion international bond deal, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports that Venezuela has repaid is $1.5 billion global 2016 bond.
The Mayor of London Boris Johnson announced he will campaign for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union. Politico's Tara Palmeri provides perspective.
Discussing market indicators to find out whether the U.S. is headed into recession, with CNBC contributor Ron Insana.
CNBC’s Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports live from the Puerto Rico investment summit with Nader Tavakoli, Ambac CEO, to discuss the impact of Puerto Rico's debt crisis.
Connections between large global banks are so deep, any faltering could create a domino effect, says Millstein & Co.'s James Millstein.
James Millstein, CEO of Millstein & Co. speaks with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera in Puerto Rico over the future of bonds and debt in the territory.
CNBC's Wilfred Frost provides insight to the selloff in financial stocks in Europe, and fears of another banking crisis.