Ali Miraj

dj, political commentator and financier

Ali Miraj founded the Contrarian Prize in 2012 and is a political columnist for TheArticle and regularly appears on Sky News, BBC News and talkRADIO. He is also a House music DJ and has performed at leading venues around the world. By day he works in the City as an infrastructure financier.

He is national Vice President of the Campaign to Protect Rural England, a board member of the London Institute of Banking and Finance and a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of International Bankers.  He was educated at the London School of Economics where he obtained degrees at both graduate and postgraduate level and is a qualified Chartered Accountant.