Bass, Berry & Sims attorney Samar Ali was appointed by the World Economic Forum to the Young Global Leaders Class of 2017. Each class of the Young Global Leaders includes the most innovative, enterprising and socially minded men and women under the age of 40 who are pushing boundaries and rethinking the world around them. As the World Economic Forum and its Young Global Leaders Program is committed to improving the state of the world, the Forum is funded by its 1,000 member companies, typically global enterprises with more than $5 billion in turnover. These enterprises and individuals rank among the top in their industry and/or country and play a leading role in shaping the future of their industry and/or region. More information about the World Economic Forum and the Young Global Leaders Program can be found on the forum's website.