About Karen Foo
Ranked #1 in Singapore Nationwide Forex Trading Contest
Karen Foo graduated with a banking and finance degree from Singapore’s top business school, Nanyang Business School at Nanyang Technological University. Previously, she was also a former student of the National University of Singapore.
She has over 10 years of trading experience where she gained a deep understanding of the financial markets and has been since teaching young adults and working professionals the art of successful trading.
She is also a motivational speaker, scholarship holder back in school and competitive swimmer. She was consistently ranked top 10 in her cohort back in school for her good grades. She was even featured in the newspapers for getting straight A's.
Karen has been ranked #1 in a Singapore nationwide Forex trading contest and ranked top 10 in an FX Street contest, competing with over 3000 traders from over 30 countries. She also ranked Top 25 in Asia 2 times in Forexball International Trading Championship
As a TEDx speaker, Karen has also been featured on radio, TV, magazines and various media outlets. She is one of the few trading gurus who is invited regularly to speak at institutional traders and hedge fund events. She has also been nominated for "Women of the Future South East Asia" award for her contributions to the finance community.
She is also been given the "Best Trading Guru in Singapore" award by Traders Fair and "Top Popular Analyst in Asia" award by Wikiexpo. In 2023, she was also given the "Professional Trader Award" for her competency in trading.
She was also a former committee member of the Association of Professional Trainers Singapore where she trained for over 5 years on how to be an effective trainer and speaker.
She is an award-winning trader whose teachings have helped a lot of ordinary people become profitable traders. Some of her supporters even got headhunted by financial institutions after learning from her.
She is also the author of "Fundamentals of Currency Trading" and a few other co-authored books.
If you are looking to cut short your learning curve, Karen is the right trading educator to learn from.