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.
Kristin Dziczek, Center for Automotive Research director of industry, labor & economics, speaks to CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera about what pulling out of the North American Free Trade Agreement could mean for the U.S. automotive sector.
Mahindra North America CEO Mani Iyer speaks to CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera about the Indian tractor manufacturer's U.S. expansion plans and what tax reform would do for his company.
Rep. Dave Trott (R-Mich.) speaks to CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera about the likelihood of getting tax reform done in Congress as well as why he's not standing for re-election.
Anand Mahindra, the third-generation head of his family's Mumbai-based conglomerate, says he does not think "NAFTA is going to explode."
Sources tell CNBC that Dr. Michael Hoffer, who specializes in concussions, is taking an active role in researching the attacks.
Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra speaks to CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera at the Indian conglomerate's U.S. expansion and investment plans, and how possible policy changes like pulling out of NAFTA could affect their business.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera discusses the current state of the Venezuelan economy and its debt crisis.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports that President Trump has nominated Alex Azar for the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
Most of the world's major oil companies are trying to reduce their presence in Venezuela but one small American firm is eager to work there.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on new restrictions on doing business in Cuba.