Trade Manager

Ali S. Ali

Trade Manager

Name: Ali S. Ali

Position: Trade Manager

Home Country: India

Years spent in the UAE: 32 (born and raised in Dubai, UAE)

Favourite place in the UAE: Mohammed bin Rashid (MBR) Boulevard in Dubai

Interesting project that you have worked on: Community project, where I worked with children with special needs in Dubai while I was in college. Made me realise how lucky I am!

Piece of advice for doing business in the UAE: Networking is key. You need to be out and about at events, conferences and exhibitions, constantly developing and maintaining relationships with local contacts.

Interesting fact about you: I am an Indian with a Yemeni nationality and Dominican passport, but have lived in Dubai my entire life!