Ali is Vice President for Strategic Partnerships at Honeywell Aerospace, a business group within Honeywell International (Nasdaq: HON) with 2021 revenues of $11 billion. He has more than 25 years' experience in financial services and technology industries. Prior to Honeywell, he was Chief Financial Officer and Head of Space Underwriting at elseco Limited. elseco, headquartered in Dubai with offices in London, Paris and Washington DC, is a global leader in Space and Aviation insurance. Prior to elseco, Ali headed Lazard Middle East where he led a number of M&A and debt advisory mandates. Before Lazard, Ali worked at Mobile Satellite Ventures, specifically on their next generation hybrid satellite-terrestrial communications network and America Online as General Manager for the Wireless Broadband Group and Executive Director, Mergers and Acquisitions and Corporate Development. Started career at McKinsey & Co and worked at Morgan Stanley and Warburg Pincus. BA in Finance and BSc. in Computer Science and Engineering, University of Pennsylvania; MBA, Harvard Graduate School of Business School; AM in Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Member, Global Future Council for Space at the World Economic Forum; Board member, World Space Week.