Ali Salahuddin is a seasoned financial services executive specializing in investment management and capital markets. He has a proven track record of establishing and expanding large global enterprises. Ali is known for steering sizable international teams across major financial hubs.
Entering the financial services arena in 1996, Ali has held pivotal front-office positions in prominent institutions in New York, London, and Toronto. His experience spans leadership roles at esteemed organizations including Citigroup, Merrill Lynch (now Bank of America Merrill Lynch), Bank of Nova Scotia, Royal Bank of Canada, Manulife, and Laurentian Bank. Presently, Ali serves as the Founder and President of AS Management Corp., a boutique firm specializing in executive coaching.
Ali holds a BA in Mathematics with high honors (Phi Beta Kappa) from Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA, and an M.Sc. in Mathematics from the University of Toronto. He further bolstered his academic credentials with an MBA in Finance from the University of Toronto Rotman School of Business.
His professional certifications include a Chartered Investment Manager (CIM) designation and a Certified Corporate Director (ICD.D) accreditation. Noteworthy strengths in the boardroom encompass risk management (financial, operational, reputational, strategic, competitive, and regulatory), audit/finance, strategy, and governance.