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Ali Dastjerdi

Investment Analyst

Ali joined Insight in 2019. Before Insight, he was the founder of a software engineering firm called HSA Dev focused on building early software products for startups based in the Boston Area. He also worked for Campus Insights, a millennial focused user research firm providing software companies with actionable advice regarding their UI/UX design. 

Ali graduated from Harvard with a B.A. in Statistics with a focus on data science and a minor in economics. At Harvard, Ali spent most of his time working for Harvard Student Agencies, the largest student run business in the world, and eventually served as its president. 

When he’s not in the office, Ali is an avid cook and spends more time than he’d like to admit indulging in cooking shows. Ali is originally from Overland Park, Kansas