- Director Operations & Business Development
With a B.Sc. Engineering degree from the US, and over 20 years of work experience, Mr. ljaz Hussain Rizvi brings a strong public and non-governmental background to the company. His key strengths include multi-sectoral project management experience and a diverse range of technical expertise covering Rural Livelihoods Development, Community Based Natural Resource Conservation and Agriculture Engineering.
As one of the founding Directors of AiD Pvt. Ltd. he helped establish and run the first International subsidiary AIDI, UK. He has relocated from the UK to join AiD as Director Operations and Business Development. In this capacity he has broad responsibilities for quality assurance, business development and strategic management.
In addition to performing oversight and providing overall leadership on all social sector assignments, Mr. Rizvi also continually provides direct technical and implementation support in ongoing projects. He has served as Team Leader and Project Coordinator in multiple multi-sectoral research, survey, monitoring and evaluation and technical assistance assignments. These have included his role as a Team Leader in the Third Party Monitoring of the World Bank’s Governance and Policy Project Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Team Evaluation Coordinator/ Community Infrastructure Specialist for the Project Completion Report for the World Bank financed $250 million Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund, Team Leader/ Community Infrastructure Specialist for the Provision of Technical Assistance/ Continuous Audit for Construction of Missing Facilities in Schools in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Survey Lead for two phases of Bill and Melinda Gates funded Agent Network Accelerator quantitative survey and Evaluation Team Lead for Baseline and Post Assessment for FSP Visibility Campaign Project.