Syed Ali holds a prominent position as the Secretary to the Board of Trustees and serves as the Chief Executive Officer to the Executive Management Team of We Grow Forest Foundation. With more than 24 years of professional experience in management consulting and a deep passion for environmentalism, Syed provides unbiased advice and direction to the Managing Trustee, the Board of Trustees, Advisory Board Members, and the Executive Management Team. His top priority is to ensure that the organization’s activities are conducted with the utmost integrity, accountability, and in compliance with national standards and regulations.
In addition to his role as Secretary, Syed is also the Director of Digital We Grow Forest, overseeing digital initiatives for clients both in India and internationally. He oversees all digital initiatives, including website creation, hosting, and social media management for clients in India and abroad. Syed’s expertise in digital management has helped create web applications that promote the reduction of carbon emissions.
With an extensive track record of award-winning leadership, Syed is dedicated to delivering exceptional outcomes for We Grow Forest Foundation’s projects. He places a strong emphasis on the foundation’s digital department, fostering a diverse, skilled, and representative workforce. Additionally, Syed takes charge of developing and implementing national urban forestry programs, engaging constituents in urban tree activities, and facilitating local and national conferences, fundraising efforts, advocacy campaigns, and communications.
Syed holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Derby, Derbyshire, United Kingdom, and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Kerala. He has collaborated with the United Nations on various projects and has worked on several international projects.
Throughout his career, Syed has played a crucial role in the growth and development of non-profit organizations dedicated to serving humanity. He has held esteemed honorary positions and received recognition and accolades for his exceptional management and administrative skills. Syed’s talents and expertise are now channelled towards the mission of We Grow Forest Foundation, where he aims to leave a lasting legacy of a greener and better world for future generations.
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