Ali worked at LIRNEasia as a research intern from June-August 2023. He is a rising junior at the University of Chicago pursuing bachelor’s degrees in economics and political science. At UChicago, he is involved with the Environmental Research Group, which seeks to increase sustainability in Chicago through data-driven solutions. He is also a member of TAMID, which offers consulting services to startup businesses in Israel. Prior to working with LIRNEasia he was a campaign intern for Lafazan for Congress.