Professor Rajabally trained and qualified in Montpellier, France. He completed specialist training in Neurology and Neurophysiology (EMG) in Bordeaux, France, and obtained an MD based on his work on genetic neuropathies in 1997. Professor Rajabally set up and ran the Neuromuscular and Peripheral Nerve subspeciality service in Leicester, UK between 2001 and 2013. Professor Rajabally was then appointed at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham in 2013 as a Consultant Neurologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer, joining the Regional Neuromuscular Service with a focus on peripheral nerve disorders. He is an honorary professor at Aston University.