Karen Backfisch Olufsen is a famous American TV panelist and businesswoman. Karen Backfisch Olufsen is also the co-founder of Metropolitan Capital Advisors, Inc., and a board member of the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.
Table of Biography
Karen Backfisch Olufsen was born and raised in the United States of America. She has not shared her birthday publicly. Moreover, she is of Caucasian ethnicity. She appears to be reserved about her parent’s history, so, she has not mentioned anything about her family till now. Speaking of her education, she graduated from the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
Career and Professional Life
Karen began her career with Michael Steinhardt’s hedge fund with Jim Cramer. She has also worked as an assistant vice president at Lehman and as a helping portfolio manager. When the two were working for Michael Steinhardt’s hedge fund, Jim was a manager and founder as well as a senior partner of Cramer Berkowitz as well. Then after some time working together, Jim and Karen got married and began working together for Cramer and Company.
Further, she is also the co-founder of Metropolitan Capital Advisors, Inc., and a board member of the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research. Additionally, she is a trustee of the Montefiore Medical Center and also a member of the board of GrafTech International.
Previously, Karen was a married woman as she tied the knot with his longtime boyfriend Jim Cramer in 1988. He was a former hedge fund manager and best-selling anchor. Therefore, at that time they used to work for Michael Steinhardt’s hedge fund. Moreover, soon, they were introduced to each other and they eventually fell in love. Fortunately, after dating for 5 years they decided to marry each other.
The couple carried on a cheerful family and they had two young children, Emma Kramer, and Cece Kramer. But, sadly, after some time, they divorced because of some personal reasons. Therefore, in the wake of being together for more than 21 years.
The pair chose to separation and they state that it is a direct result of their own reasons. And, from the time they isolated, Karen chose to stay under the radar and she isn’t a lot in the media. Therefore, she has remained low-key and removed herself from any limelight.
Karen is a pretty and gorgeous lady. She stands at a height of 5 feet and 4 inches and weighs around 50 kilos. She looks very attractive with beautiful hazel eyes and blonde hair. Additionally, she has a slim and lean body physique. But, sadly, the details regarding her body measurements remain unknown. Moreover, she has an attractive and charming personality.
Social Media and Net Worth
Unfortunately, she is probably not active on many social media profiles like Instagram, YouTube, and Twitter. Therefore, she is old-school who likes to avoid social media. However, she has a self-titled Facebook page and has gathered over 726 followers.
The estimated net worth of this successful woman is $1 million. She surely is living a great life with her family and kids. There is no other information related to her earnings and net worth.