Karen Finerman

Karen Finerman

Formal First Name
2/25/1965 - present

Karen Finerman is the Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Metropolitan Capital Advisors, a leading capital markets advisory headquartered in Dallas, Texas. She is one of the original panelists on CNBC’s Fast Money program, discussing important topics of the day such as market activity, economic news, and political events and their effect on corporations and shareholders. Finerman is also a regular guest on national media outlets, including The Wall Street Journal, NPR, and NBC News.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Board Leader at The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research
  • Board Member on the Undergraduate Executive Board at Wharton
  • Member of the Investment Committee at Montefiore Hospital 
  • Trustee of Montefiore Hospital