Ali Velshi Age, Wiki, Wife, Daughter, Salary, Family, Ethnic background

Ali Velshi

Who is NBC Chief Ali Velshi?

Ali is an author and television journalist based in Canada. He has been working as the Chief of NBC News. 

People recognize Velshi from his work at CNN. He used to be the senior business correspondent of CNN before and co-hosted CNN International World Week. Ali is busy working as the live anchor at MSNBS as well. 

About Info
Name Ali Velshi
Profession Journalist
Popular for Chief of NBC News
Estimated Net Worth $ 500,000
Birthday and Zodiac  
Age 52 Years (As in 2021)
Date of Birth October 29, 1968
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Birth Place Nairobi, Kenya
Nationality Canadian
Ethnicity Mixed
School / University Northern High School Queens University
Physical Stats  
Height 5 Feet, 10 Inches
Weight N/A
Body Measurement N/A
Body Type N/A
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Family & Relatives  
Father Murad Velshi
Mother Mila Velshi
Sibling N/A
Social Media Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, linkedin

Ali Velshi Age, Height, Birthday, Parents 

Ali was born to Murad and Mila on October 29, 1968. They welcomed him to the world in Nairobi, Kenya. The family shifted to Canada shortly, so Ali grew up in Ontario. 

Ali’s father became the first man of Indian descent who got a spot at the Legislative Assembly of Ontario. 

Velshi attended Northern High School, and for college, he went to Queens University in Ontario. The journalist studied religious students back in 1994. 

Ali Velshi With colleague. Source: Instagram.


Ali Velshi Career

Ali started working in Toronto as a CFTO initially. He secured the role of a reporter at Cable Plus 24 as well as City TV later. After two years of working there, Ali shifted to the U.S.A, where he got into CNNfn Business News Channel. Later, the people at CNNfn made him the business reporter and broadcaster.

During his time in CNN, at one point, Velshi hosted a reality TV show, The Turnaround, which was thirteen hours long. He joined the American Island after CNN. 

Only in 2016 did Ali join the NBC news. He wrote and published the book “Gimme My Money Back: Your Guide To Overcoming the Financial Crisis.

Ali Velshi Net Worth 

Ali has been a part of various reputable organizations when it comes to his career. The estimated net worth of this talented journalist is over $ 500,000. 


Fun Facts About Ali

  • In 2010, he got the Queens University Achievement Award.
  • He received two Emmy Awards so far.
  • He comes of Indian descent.
  • Find him on Instagram @aliveshi.

Frequently asked Questions

  • How old is Ali Velshi?
    Ali is 52 Years old as in 2021.
  • Is Ali Velshi married?
    Yes, He is married to Lori Wachs.
  • How much is Ali Velshi’s Worth?
    He has a Net Worth of $ 5 million.  
  • What ethnicity is Ali Velshi?
    Ali is of Islam Muslim of Gujrati Indian descent.
  • How tall is Ali Velshi?
    Ali stands 5 feet and 10 inches tall.
  • Does Ali Velshi have his own show?
    No, He is a weekend news program host on MSNBC.
  • Who are Ali Velshi’s parents?
    Ali Velshi was born to parents Murad Velshi and Mila Velshi.



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