A broadcast journalist and author Ali Velshi was born on 29th October 1968 in Nairobi, Kenya but was raised up in Toronto, Ontario. He is the son of Murad Velshi and Mila. His father is the first Canadian of Indian origin elected to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario. He belongs to Ismaili Muslim of Gujarati Indian descent. He attended Northern Secondary School in Toronto. After his high schooling, he studied his bachelor’s degree majoring in religious studies from 1988 to 1993. He also received Honorary Doctorate of Laws in the year 2016 by his Alma Mater.
Career and Net worth : How much is Ali Velshi worth?
Talking briefly about his profession, he was an anchor and a host in ROB TV for two years in 1999. He was associated with CNN from September 2001 to April 2013 where he became an anchor in CNNMoney.com, anchor and chief business correspondent in Turner broadcasting, host in world business today in CNN International. Later he was hired by Al Jeera Media Network as a host in real money with Ali Velshi from May 2013 to August 2016.In addition to it, he was also the Member Board of Trustee in XPRIZE, Member of Directors of Seeds of Peace, Member Board of trustees of Chicago History Museum and member of Council on Foreign Relations. At present, he is a homeless street outreach volunteer in Center for Urban Community services since March 2014 and anchor in MSNBC and business correspondent in NBC News since Oct 2016. As stated in various sites of 2017, Ali Velshi net worth is calculated around 500 thousand dollars.
Married and children : Who is Ali Velshi wife?
Discussing about his personal life, he married twice in his lifetime. First, he got married in the age of 20 years old but their marriage relationship did not last long. There is no information available about his first wife. After getting divorced with her, he again married with Lori Wachs in 2009. Ali Velshi wife is a hedge fund manager and the president of Philadelphia based Cross Ledge Investments. He met his wife for the first time in his own show where she was a guest. Currently, the couple has three children.
Physical appearances and bio : How tall is Ali Velshi?
Looking at his appearance, he has an average build and Ali Velshi height is of five feet and 10 inches. He carries average weight of 89 kg. He is a good looking guy with a great personality. Detail information about Ali Velshi biography is provided in the popular sites Wikipedia and IMDb. He is also active in various social media. He has around 212k followers in Twitter which he has been using it since September 2008. He also has approximately 143k followers in Facebook and more than 1057 followers in Instagram. Beside these, he has his own official site