Mr. Ali is a commerce graduate and an associate member of ICMAP since 1990. He started his carrier as banker at UBL in 1974. Before joining Pakistan Capital Market in 1991 he also worked as head of costing department in leather and textile garments industries.
He had worked at top management positions at local as well as international equity broking firms those includes W. I. Carr (Far East), J. P. Morgan Chass (formerly Jardine Flemings Pakistan, Orix Investment Bank Al Hoqani Securities and Investment Corporation, Habib Metropolitan Financial Services and BIPL Securities (formerly KASB Sec. Ltd). He was CEO of last four companies mentioned as above.
He is among few pioneers in 1991 who took the corporate brokerage house culture in K.S.E to next level by establishing 8 different corporate brokerage houses, most of them with foreign Joint ventures, after foreigners being allowed to enter in Pakistan equity markets.