Home Article Television Personality Jim Cramer divorced his wife Karen Backfisch-Olufsen and got married to Lisa Cadette Detwiler. What is he doing now?

Television Personality Jim Cramer divorced his wife Karen Backfisch-Olufsen and got married to Lisa Cadette Detwiler. What is he doing now?

Updated On 12 Dec, 2016 Published On 12 Dec, 2016
Television Personality Jim Cramer divorced his wife Karen Backfisch-Olufsen and got married to Lisa Cadette Detwiler. What is he doing now?

An American Television personality and author Jim Cramer is one of the famous people in the television industry. He is best known for being the host of CNBCs Mad Money. However, his personal life is not that much fruitful like his professional life.

An American Television personality and an author Jim Cramer is one of the famous people in the television industry. He is best known for being the host of CNBC’s ‘Mad Money’. However, his personal life is not that much fruitful like his professional life.  

The ‘Squak on the street’ co-anchor was married to Karen Backfisch-Olufsen. The couple also has two children. However, they got divorced, and back in 2015, he tied the knot with Lisa Cadette Detwiler.  Let’s find out about his interesting married life.

Jim Cramer and Backfisch-Olufsen married life and divorce

Jim Cramer tied the knot to Backfisch-Olufsen, a Wall Street trader in late 1980s. They first met while working together in Michael Steinhardt’s hedge fund. 

The couple got married after few romantic dates. Both of them left Michael Steinhardt's and began working for Cramer and co.

They were together for almost 21 years but in the year 2009, they got a divorce. The reason is still a mystery to the world. The couple also has two daughters: Cecer Cramer and Emma Cramer.

Married life of Jim Cramer and Lisa Cadette Detwiler 

Jim Cramer tied the knot with Lisa Detwiler, real estate broker in 2015 at Liberty Warehouse in Brooklyn. They first met in 2006.  

Only a few of their close friends attended the wedding. Among them, Aran Yardeni, archaeologist, and a close friend of the couple became the witness of their marriage.

Their Love and respect for each other has grown day by day and has set a perfect example to the world.

Rumors about their divorce or extra-marital affairs have not been heard. So, it seems like the adorable family of four is living a happy life together. 

Career with CNBC

The Program ‘Mad Money’ with Jim Cramer first aired in 2005 on CNBC. The show mainly provides 'the knowledge and the tools that will empower you to be a better investor'.

Similarly, it also teaches people how to analyze stocks and the market for investment. The show features various segments including the Lightning round, Game Plan, and Executing Decision.

In the same year, he appeared in two episodes of the television series 'Arrested Development'. In 2008, he appeared in the 2008 motion picture 'Ironman Spoofing stark industry' and also appeared in the movie ‘Wall street: Money Never Sleeps’.

In 2009, he promoted his new book ‘Getting Back to Even’ on ‘The Martha Stewart show’. Lately, he is investing more on real estate business, may be because of his wife. Well, we wish him and his wife to have a happy life together.

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