Ali Salman is the founder and executive director of PRIME. Ali has worked as a consultant economist for major international development organizations, public sector organizations and non-profits in Pakistan and other countries. He is author of several studies and monographs and regularly writes for Express Tribune. Starting his career from Planning Commission, Ali has worked in the private sector, development sector and academia. For several years, he taught as an adjunct faculty member at Government College University Lahore. Ali is a visiting fellow at Institute of Economic Affairs, London; an alumnus of International Academy of Leadership, Germany and Atlas Leadership Academy, USA. He holds master degrees in Economics, Public Policy and Business Administration.