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Ali Hashemi Managing Director at Polymath Ventures


Ali Hashemi is an angel investor, via Polymath Ventures, in early stage ventures at the intersection of health and tech, with a particular focus on the application of deep learning and complex algorithms to solve challenging problems in healthcare and human function.

Ali is also the co-founder of Amana Healthcare, the benchmark and fastest growing continuum-of-care hospital platform in the Middle East that he recently sold to Mubadala Healthcare.

Ali previously founded and led the Middle East Healthcare Practice at Booz & Company, based out of Dubai. Prior to joining Booz&Co Ali was a consultant in the Healthcare and Private Equity Practices at Bain & Company, based in New York City.

Ali studied Medicine and received his MBA concurrently from McGill University. He received a B.S.E. with Distinction from Duke University with dual degrees in BioMedical Engineering and Religion and a minor in Chemistry.

Ali is a member of the Global Advisory Board for the Fuqua School of Business and the Duke Islamic Studies Center, an occasional lecturer for the Duke Global Executive MBA Program, and a proud Duke basketball fan.