Professional Highlights

Since 1989, Zain Ali has progressively moved into higher leadership roles in the areas of operations, consulting, information technology and sales.

  • Leveraging his background as an engineer, Zain has served in leadership capacities with various companies as a Chief Operating Officer, Chief Information Officer, Sales Director and VP in Consulting and Information Technology in companies such as Bombardier, Accenture, Wipro, Hackett Group, and Global 360.
  • Since 2009 Zain has served as the Founder and Managing Partner for Sunbonnet Partners, with focus on providing learning, consulting and technology for positive impact and measurable results.
  • His clients benefit from his approach: close and continuous communication, a deep understanding of needs, and unique solutions shaped for the unique requirements of each client.
  • Zain has been a speaker on several occasions on varying topics including Keynote speaker for some of the partners, presentations at Oracle World, Sapphire and regular lectures at Southern Methodist University (SMU) and University of North Texas (UNT)


  • Executive Coaching
  • Consulting
  • Strategy Creation and Alignment
  • Program & Change Management
  • Leadership and Team Development
  • Global Implementation
  • Engineering
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Sales Training
  • Information Technology


  • BS Electrical Engineering, Wichita State University, 89
  • MS Industrial Engineering, Wichita State University, 92

Global Experience

  • United States
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Saudi Arabia
  • India
  • United Kingdom
  • Canada
  • Czech Republic
  • Pakistan


  • Business Consultant
  • Strategy Consultant
  • Enterpeneur
  • Author
  • Engineer
  • Sales Leader
  • CIO
  • Management Coach
  • Professor


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