Ali has started and built companies in a variety of industries from bespoke furniture through to enterprise education consultancy. She’s spent the last 6 years working with those who want to work for themselves, predominantly young people and women; coaching them to achieve their goals.
A highly experienced business coach, specialising in business development, as well as a passionate start-up advocate; Ali is often sought out for speaking and opinion piece writing opportunities and has featured in The Big Issue, Vonage Home Business 100 report, and commented on topics on Channel 5 News, and many others. She’s worked with hundreds of start-ups, a wide range of educational institutions and organisations, and was lead adviser on the government review ‘Enterprise for All’ in 2014.
Ali is author of the book ‘How To Be Your Own Boss As A Single Mum’, and her new book ‘Mindset Matters’ will be published this year.