Danish Rizvi
Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Rizvi is a seasoned senior executive with over 20 years of experience in Investment Banking, Corporate Finance, Private Equity, Venture Capital, Structured Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Commercial Banking, Risk Management, and International Trade.

He holds a successful track record in change-intensive environments, leveraging strategic problem-solving and partnership-building skills to drive sustainable improvements and critical transformations.

He brings value to the team through his exceptional communication skills and his strong ability to conceptualize. Holding a Master's Degree in Business Management and having completed numerous banking courses, he has previously held senior management positions at leading commercial and investment banks, and family offices. He is a board member of numerous organizations and has a strong network of relationships. He has also served as a visiting lecturer in top-tier business schools as well and is a leading member of numerous social platforms driving impact and community development.

Mr Rizvi is a contributing author and a professional commentator on alternative investment solutions, venture capital and private equity and is passionate about creative and disruptive entrepreneurial businesses. Being a public speaker he is also considered as a thought leader in the venture capital space and focuses on the capitalization of the evolving nature of the businesses through technology. His expertise also includes transaction and fund structuring, real estate investments, project financing, financial modeling, and capital raising through debt and equity markets.

Mr. Rizvi also has an extensive experience in trading various industrial and commercial commodities internationally and has successfully operated and expanded a logistics business from Pakistan to the Middle East and other countries in the Asian subcontinent. He has voluntarily contributed actively in poverty alleviation and rainwater storage in the rural areas of Pakistan as well as work as a voluntary financial advisor to a leading NGO in Pakistan working for children with disabilities.
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