Sohail Ali, 2019, Pakistan

On the Fletcher community: "The quality and diversity of resources at Fletcher is amazing. I was surprised to find a vibrant startup community both at Fletcher and in the wider Tufts community. The expertise and resources run deep and accommodating all the opportunities in your schedule becomes a challenge!"

On Fletcher’s Alumni Network: "Alumni are the core strength of the Fletcher community. They are all over the place, doing amazing work. In my first couple of months, I have already connected with a number of them. They are super accessible and always eager to provide insights and connections to guide you through the Fletcher journey."

Entrepreneurship at Fletcher: "I want to leverage the entrepreneurial resources available at Fletcher to tackle high impact problems. The D-Prize and 100k competitions provide amazing opportunities not only to hone your startup skills but also to give you access to resources to take your idea to the real world. I want to use these resources to get a head start in the startup world!"

Favorite newspaper
WSJ, NYTimes, Dawn

Favorite blog

Favorite city
Karimabad, Hunza

Most rewarding trip
Whitewater kayaking in Maine

Global issue that brought you to Fletcher
Using technology to create impact

Fields of Study

  • Entrepreneurship (self-designed)

Activities involved in at Fletcher

  • Tech@Fletcher
  • Fletcher Social Investment Group (FSIG)

Education before Fletcher

  • MS, Chemical Engineering, MIT

  • BS, Chemical Engineering, Georgia Tech

Experience before Fletcher

  • Co-founder, EDKASA, Pakistan

  • Managing Associate, Acasus, Pakistan

  • Project Coordinator, Innovations for Poverty Action, US/Pakistan


  • Urdu
  • English