Ali Irfan was born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts. He attended the University of Massachusetts Boston where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance with a minor in Economics.
Ali interned at State Street his senior year of college as a Pricing Specialist and became a full-time employee upon completion of his undergraduate education. After State Street, Ali served as an Operations Specialist at Acadian Asset Management, where he primarily worked with corporate actions. In March of 2016, Ali moved from Massachusetts to Houston, TX. There, he worked for Invesco as a Trade Operations Specialist. After spending a little over a year at Invesco, Ali made the move to Salient Partners as a Fund Accountant. Eventually, he became an Operations Analyst with Salient Private Client, which was acquired by Hightower in 2018.
Outside of work, Ali enjoys spending time with family and friends, as well as traveling. He is also a huge sports enthusiast and food connoisseur.