About me

My name is Ali Pourshahid. I am a dad, software development lead, and researcher. My passions are software development processes, leadership, business analytics, AI, data visualization, and user experience. I strive to learn more about these areas everyday.

I love yoga, skiing, running and photography.


I am currently director of engineering @ Klipfolio. Learn more about my recent projects here.


I finished my Ph.D in Computer Science in 2014, after a M.Sc. in E-Business Technologies both from uOttawa. Learn more about my research interests and publications here.