​​​​​​​Ali  Almelhem

​​​​​​​Ali Almelhem

Economist and Data Scientist, World Bank

Ali Almelhem is an economist focused on leveraging innovative and state-of-the-art analytical techniques and data sources, such as big data and machine learning, to answer critical economic policy questions. As a consultant at the World Bank, Dr. Almelhem develops economic forecasting methods for conflict countries, using satellite data. Previously, he worked as a corporate analyst for Saudi Aramco, advising executive staff on energy and economic matters.