Ali Salman 2019-01-07T14:32:16+00:00
Ali Salman

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Ali Salman

Ali is an economist, public policy expert and an intellectual entrepreneur with first hand experience of working in policy environments. Ali founded and successfully ran an independent think tank, PRIME Institute and also a development consulting firm in Pakistan. Ali is co-founder of a global network, Islam and Liberty Network, which is incorporated in Malaysia.

ABOUT ALI SALMAN

Ali Salman, Chief Executive Officer of IDEAS
Ali is an economist, public policy expert and an intellectual entrepreneur with first hand experience of working in policy environments. He is a regular speaker in briefings and conferences on Malaysian economy. Ali founded and successfully ran an independent think tank, PRIME Institute and a development consulting firm in Pakistan. Ali is co-founder of a global network, Islam and Liberty Network, which is incorporated in Malaysia. Ali has advised Competition Commission of Pakistan analyzing economic implications of legal decisions. He has also advised various government entities in the areas of youth policy, housing and public utilities. Ali wrote several reports on wide ranging of topics such as industrial policy, economic freedom, regional trade, competition, devolution, public finance and innovation. Ali is recipient of Fulbright Scholarship, Royal Netherlands Fellowship and Charles Wallace Fellowship. He writes op-eds for Express Tribune, a partner publication of New York Times and also for several Malaysian newspapers.