Head of Postgrads
Ali will be the inaugural Head of Postgraduates for the 2020/2021 session of the Student Managed Fund. Ali is currently in private practice as a Dentist/Dental Surgeon in Dublin and is a first year Executive MBA student. Ali has previously held the roles of Analyst in the Healthcare Division of the SMF & Chairman of the Postgraduate Subcommittee of the College Historical Society. Ali has previously completed an Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency at Cambridge University Hospitals and a Paediatric Dental Residency at Children’s Health Ireland (CHI) at Crumlin. In 2019, he received Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgeons (MFDS) of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh. Ali’s healthcare expertise also extends beyond clinical private practice; he has worked as a Global Team Leader and Healthcare Consultant with Accenture. He graduated in Dentistry/Dental Surgery from University College Cork. As well as serving as Chairman of the UCC Students’ Union Student Council, he received numerous university and national honours and awards in UCC. In his free time, Ali loves cricket, rugby, travelling and the arts. He currently plays for Dublin University Cricket Club and has yet to find a more idyllic place than College Park on a sunny day.