Ali’s IT industry career in the last 20 years has spanned product development, finance, and most recently, marketing and brand management. Currently, he is general manager and chief marketing officer at dinCloud where he oversees all operations of the company – from product engineering to sales to marketing.
Prior to this role, Ali was the VP of Marketing and Product Development for En Pointe Technologies (recently acquired by PCM), where he managed key lines of business including HP, Microsoft, and e-business. He graduated with a B.A. in Economics from the University of California at Los Angeles, and obtained his MBA in Marketing from the University of Southern California.
Other experiences include implementation manager at SupplyAccess, a B2B e-procurement software company that received $36M in funding from SAP Ventures, Tech Data, Peregrine, and others, and working in finance at Firstsource, a B2B e-tailer, which was later purchased by Office Depot.
Ali graduated with a B.A. in Economics from the University of California at Los Angeles and obtained his MBA in Marketing from the University of Southern California. He is also a 2013 SMB 150 Award Winner and 2013 MSPMentor 250 Honoree.