Ali Safavi received his BA in sociology from UCLA and his JD and MBA degrees from the University of Tennessee.
Ali’s impressive executive corporate experience stretches across several household name companies, including Hewlett-Packard, Sara Lee, Levi’s, Haagen-Dazs, Procter and Gamble, and Disney. While at P&G in a key brand management role, Ali led the company’s most significant and successful brand launch in Febreze Air Effects – worth $200 million in profitable revenue. Ali’s last corporate role before diving full-time into real estate was heading up The Walt Disney Company’s international business with a focus on Europe, Asia, Latin America, the Middle East, and Africa. He held a number of different positions across Disney, including areas such as brand management, distribution, sales, and global account management.
Ali’s passion is real estate investing. He owns multiple cash-flowing properties across the nation, allowing him to retire before the age of 40. Ali happily resides in Los Angeles, California, close to the most important thing in his life: his family.