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 details behind Venezuelan oil and PDVSA financials.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera takes a look at how North Korea uses trade, labor and art to fund its economy and developing nuclear program despite sanctions on the country.
Mike Olson, Piper Jaffray, and Stacey Gilbert, Susquehanna, discuss Netflix's content buys with Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
One particular trade is in the Nov. 2017 bond of the state-owned oil company, which faces the possibility of sanctions.
CNBC's Eamon Javers highlights President Trump's meeting with Russia President Putin and other items on President Trump's agenda at G-20.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on China's relationship with North Korea just after the country tested a missile that could reach Alaska on July 4.
Jan Kniffen, J Rogers Kniffen Worldwide Enterprises CEO, tells CNBC’s Michelle Caruso-Cabrera that the problems affecting the retail sector will only get worse during the second half of 2017.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the highlights of Trump's Cuba policy ahead of his remarks in Miami.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports President Trump is expected to roll back some of what President Obama did during his administration when it comes to travel and doing business in Cuba.