Title: Chairman and Managing Director
Company: LuLu Group International
Ali founded Lulu Group International over five decades ago. Since then the group has grown to become a diversified business conglomerate worth $8.4 billion, with operations in more than 22 countries across the world. The group is primarily focused on the retail industry, with more than 190 hypermarkets, supermarkets and shopping malls, under the flagship brand of LULU, which employs more than 55,000 people comprising of 45 different nationalities, serving more than 1.6 million customers per day. The group also has interests in hospitality, food processing, and sourcing and exporting fruit and vegetables.