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Amir Ali

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Amir Ali joined the Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) as Assistant CEO and was appointed CEO in 1990 has overseen major AKF funded programs in Bangladesh. Since 1981, AKF has provided financial and programmatic support for various social development activities in Bangladesh, including Primary Health Care, Rural Development, Formal and Non-Formal Primary Education, and Capacity Development, among others. Amir is also a volunteer in the Ismaili community’s network, in which he has held senior positions in the local community. He is also an ENT surgeon by training, having practiced in Karachi before returning to Dhaka.