After graduating from NIOC Tech School in Iran and working for Iranian Oil Company in the Chemical Department and Reservoir Measurement moved to the USA. He graduated from U of H (B Sc EEET) and HBU (M Sc MCS). He also earned a certificate in Six Sigma.
Ali worked for Shell Oil Company (R & D, Control Engineering, Product Qualification, and Project Engineering), Dow Chemical Company (Planning and Supply Chain) and WR Grace (Sales and Operation Planning).
Currently, Ali is dedicated his time to conducting Persian Classical Poetry Reading and Discussion including Ferdowsi, Khayam, Atar, Rumi, Nezami, Sa’di, and Hafez. He is also very active in Pendar Bookclub.
He published Tazeh Pooshan a poetry collection. He is working to publish his second book soon.