Ammar Ali Qureshi is an independent researcher and consultant based in Islamabad. He has written extensively across a wide range of topics during the last two decades for numerous publications. His articles have appeared in Dawn, The Friday Times, The News International, The News on Sunday, Daily Times and Tehran Times. Born in Lahore and educated in Pakistan, Iran and the United Kingdom, Qureshi holds an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore, Pakistan in addition to an MBA from Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Lahore, Pakistan. He completed his master’s in Finance from Imperial College, London as a Chevening Scholar.