- Appointed: 2005
- Joined Hikma: 1981
- Nationality: Jordanian
Skills and experience: Ali joined Hikma as Director of Hikma Pharma Limited in 1981 and has held various directorships within the Group. Ali brings great financial experience to the Board as well as an in-depth knowledge of the MENA region and Hikma Pharmaceuticals. Ali was a founder of the Capital Bank of Jordan, which offers commercial and investment banking services, and served as Chief Executive of the Bank until 2007.
Ali has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Southern California and an MBA from INSEAD.
Other appointments: Ali is the founder and a Director of Endeavour Jordan, a not for profit organisation that assists in the development of entrepreneurs, and a Director of the Microfund for Women, which provides microfinance to low-income female entrepreneurs. Additionally, Ali is a Director of the Capital Bank of Jordan. Ali is also a Board member of DASH Ventures Limited. He is also Chairman of Alcazar Energy.
Committee membership: None