Ali has been with Thompson Hospitality since it’s founding in 1992. He started as a District Manager, responsible for ten restaurants, 39 managers and 435 employees. Ali took over the entire operations department in 1999, and was promoted to CFO in 2001.
Ali brings with him a breadth of experience and education, his earlier years spent in management at Marriott Corporation. Ali has a BS in Electronic Engineering from Capital Institute of Technology, as well as a Master of Science in Digital Systems Engineering from Loyola College in Maryland.