Karen Backfisch-olufsen is a professional stock market expert who is famous worldwide as she was married to famous TV anchor Jim Cramer. The couple together made a lot of name in the stock market before getting separated after a long lasting 20 years of marriage. Karen Backfisch-olufsen was born in Las Vegas in the country of United States of America. She was born on June 8th 1970 and is currently 47 years of age.
Her father was a football coach and her mother was a professional flower seller. She is of white ethnicity and her citizenship is American. She has got brown colour eyes and her hair colour is blonde. Karen has got a good height of five feet seven inches and a good figure of 32-26-32.
She completed her high school from the State University of New York and her graduation from Harvard College. In her early childhood, she was interested in playing badminton and basketball. She was a part of her college basketball team. She was also good in athletics. She also loved dance and music, especially hip hop. She was a die-hard fan of TV star Matthew Perry. Her favourite singer was Michael Jackson.
She began her career in stock market as an employee in Michael Steinhardt’s hedge fund. Working as an employee she met her husband, Jim cramer. She with her husband then started her own company named as Cramer and company. She also worked as vice president in Lehman company. Karen first met Jim at her first job, where Jim was manager and she was an employee. Soon they started dating each other.
After dating for five years, they got married in 1988.They stayed together for twenty years and started their own company Cramer and company. Nothing much is known about their divorce and none of the two have given any statement regarding the divorce. The couple has got two children from their marriage. Both are daughters and their names are Cece cramer and Emma cramer. Jim later started dating Lisa Detwiler.
As of now, Karen is single and is currently not dating anyone. Even after their divorce the two had said any bad things about each other. Karen quoted in one of her interviews that Jim was always supportive and she couldn't have reached the heights of her career without him.
Karen net worth is around 6 million US dollars which she earned as a stock market analyst and divorce proceedings. She also has her own stock market exchange company which is doing quite well. She was awarded with the best employee of the year award during her initial days. She is not much active on social media. She is on facebook and twitter. Her facebook user name is @karenbackfisch. Her twitter username is @real karen backfisch.She seldom uploads her pictures on social media. She stays away from limelight and tries to avoid controversies as much as possible.