In the year 1999, he started Report on Business Television; currently known as BNN- Business News Network.
Ali shifted to the United States in September 2001 as he got an opportunity to work for CNN. He conducted several programs including Insights, Business Unusual, Street Sweep, Your Money, and served as a co-host on The Money Gang with Pat Kiernan.
He further worked in many other shows like The Turnaround, American Morning, Energy Hunt, Anderson Cooper 360, and World Business Today.
In the year 2013, Velshi left his work in CNN to join Al Jazeera America and host Real Money with Ali Velshi. He later joined MSNBC in October 2016, following the NBC News as a correspondent.
His regular dedication in the field of journalism was praised with the Queen's University Alumni Achievement Award in 2010, and National Headliner Award.
Here is a short video of Ali Velshi and his career on Strombo:
He has also presented himself as a writer; some of his creations are Gimme My Money Back: Your Guide to Beating the Financial Crisis, How to Speak Money: The Language & Knowledge You Need Now and has also posted amazing creations on Money Magazine and Delta Sky magazine.
He has a net worth of around $500 thousand as of 2017 with as amazing annual salary.
Quick Facts about Ali Velshi
Born on 29 October 1968 in Nairobi, Kenya and later raised in Toronto, Ontario to the family of Mila and Murad Velshi.
His father is the first Canadian of Indian origin who got elected to Legislative Assembly of Ontario.
Is an Ismaili Muslim of Gujarati descent.
Attended Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario in 1994 and earned a degree in religious studies.
Previously enrolled Northern Secondary School.
Well, all in all, we wish all the very best to the TV personality Ali for his successful personal as well as professional life ahead in days to come.