He worked with several companies in the Maldives in the capacity of Financial Analyst/Consultant after receiving his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the International Islamic University, Malaysia, in 1995. The same year he completed a post graduate Diploma in Advance Financial Management from Madras, India. During the year 2000 he has also completed the Certified Accounting Technicians (CAT) qualification from the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants – ACCA – UK.
Mohamed Ali started his carrier as a Commerce Teacher at Aminiyya School in 1995. He has lectured at Faculty of Management and Computing and was instrumental in bringing and introducing world renowned Financial Management courses like CIMA-UK & AAT-UK into Maldives at this Faculty. The same year, he started Insight Consultancy Services, today known as ICS Maldives Private, which was his first investment. During the past 18 years, he has successfully created an Investment and Management Company called FALIM Group Private Limited which is the Managing Company of ICS Maldives Private Limited, MAPS Maldives Private Limited, Moodhu Holidays Maldives Private Limited & Haza Construction Private Limited.