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Karen Backfisch-Olufsen, ex-wife of Jim Cramer, is she married or dating someone

Updated On 01 Feb, 2019 Published On 14 Dec, 2016
Karen Backfisch-Olufsen, ex-wife of Jim Cramer, is she married or dating someone

Jim Cramer was previously married to his longtime girlfriend, Karen Backfisch-Olufsen. Unfortunately, their marriage did not last long and they got divorced. Last year, the media went crazy over the big announcement of Jim Cramer getting married for the second time with Lisa Detwiler.

And now, everyone wants to know whether his ex-wife, Karen is either a divorced woman or seeing anyone. Is she ready to tie the knot soon? Let's find out.

Jim Cramer and Karen Backfisch-Olufsen got divorced in 2009

In 1988, Karen tied the knot happily with her longtime lover, Jim Cramer. Karen is British whereas Jim is American. The duo couple had their first encounter with each other in the late

The couple had their first encounter with each other in the late 1980s when both of them were working for Michael Steinhardt's hedge fund.

Soon, they started dating each other and one thing led to another and finally, they decided to get married in the year 1988. They started off very well in their marriage as well as in a career as both started working together for Cramer and Company.

According to sources, Karen was very supportive of Jim's career and she always motivated him to do better in every step of his life.

However, the couple shockingly ended their marriage after twenty-one years of togetherness.

The duo also has two beautiful children; daughters, Emma, and Cece Kramer. Since then Karen has remained away from the media and has maintained a low profile.

Has Karen Married Again?

Karen Backfisch-Olufsen, who graduated from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, has not remarried yet. 

Karen perfectly managed to stay low profile and information relating to her dating someone or having a boyfriend has not revealed yet. 

So, as for now, all we can say is that Karen is still single. Though Jim moved on with Lisa Detwiler in the year 2015, Karen has still not decided to move on.

Perhaps, she is still in search of the right man for her or intensely busy with her life and work.

Prior to working for Cramer's company, Karen used to work as an assistant vice president at Lehman, helping portfolio managers. 

Karen's ex-husband, Jim Cramer got married to Lisa Detwiler

After the six years of his divorce, Jim got engaged to his fiancee Lisa Detwiler, who happens to be one of Cramer's Brooklyn business colleagues. The couple tied the knot in Brooklyn, New York on 18 April 2015. 

Detwiler is currently working as a real estate broker and General Manager of The Longshoreman. It is a Brooklyn Italian restaurant.

Both Cramer and Detwiler have business ties to Bar San Miguel in Brooklyn, New York. The bar is a Mexican-style restaurant in the Carrol Gardens neighborhood of Brooklyn.

Jim is living a happy married with his new partner and we would like to wish Karen to find a life partner and start a family together.   

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