Ali Velshi is called, “The hairless prophet-of-doom” by Comedy Central’s Jon Stewart.
Others know him as CNN’s Chief Business Correspondent, Anchor of CNN’s Wake Up Call and a co-host of CNN’s weekday morning show American Morning.
He is an Ismaili Muslim of Indian descent.
Ali is married to a New York-born hedge fund manager.
Ali is the co-author of How to Speak Money with his CNN-colleague, Christine Romans.