Ali Youssefi is Vice President of CFY Development Inc., a firm that develops, builds and manages multi-family communities. CFY’s portfolio includes nearly 3,000 housing units in 19 cities throughout California. One of Ali’s primary interests has been in mixed-use and infill development, particularly in downtown Sacramento. He oversees all phases of the development process, including project design, financial analysis, entitlements, permit processing, construction and property management. Ali and CFY take pride in building vibrant and diverse communities, and many of their developments have received local, state and national awards.
Ali currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Downtown Sacramento Partnership and the Center for Contemporary Art, Sacramento. Prior to joining CFY Development, Ali was an investment banking analyst at WR Hambrecht + Co in San Francisco, where he served as lead analyst on a variety of transactions including IPOs, follow-ons and sell-side M&A. Ali graduated from Dartmouth College in New Hampshire with a B.A. in Economics and Cognitive Science.