Ali practiced Architecture at largest international architecture firms where he worked on large Residential developments in London. He gained a Masters degree in Architecture from Kingston University in London.

Ali was awarded the RIBA regional postgraduate prize for his Residential scheme in Florence.

His previous roles included working in the residential development sector on substantially large regeneration schemes predominantly in the UK with few projects in the Middle East Area.
In his final year at University he started his entrepreneurial path by establishing a tech-start up where he was introduced to the financial services through his experience of managing his accounts and working towards a successful business.

Automatically this led Ali to be in real estate investments where he has the merit to work on deals both by drawings and spreadsheets. Ali currently is working in a Private Equity/Investment bank working focusing on Residential Real Estate market.

Ali’s major interests are in sports, politics, painting and product design.