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  • Founder and Partner

  • Previously, MD and Head of EFG-Hermes Investment Banking between 2003 and 2008

  • Prior to joining EFG-Hermes in 2003, Ali worked at Merrill Lynch Investment Banking in London for 5 years

  • Ali has been responsible for leading several M&A and capital markets transactions in Europe and the MENA region

  • Notable transactions include:Sale of 35% stake of Alliance Housing Bank to Ahli United Bank, $800 million stake sale in Habtoor Engineering to Leighton Holdings,$50 million IPO of EFG-Hermes, $10bn de-merger of O2 from British Telecom, Advising the CITC (Saudi Arabia) on the $3.8 billion sale of 2nd mobile license and the data licenses to Etisalat,$660 million IPO of Du

  • Ali holds a Masters of Business Administration from the Stern School of Business – New York University

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