Sohail Rizvi


  • Masters Human Resource Management, University of Southern California
  • MBA Pacific States University, California, USA

Trainings, Certifications, Memberships

  • Accredited Instructional Designer
  • Certified Trainer from IFC (World Bank)
  • Senior Certified Professional (SCP) of Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM)
  • Certified Executive Coach from Result Coaching System, Australia


  • 32 years of diverse professional experience, including 15 years in US retail and manufacturing sectors
  • Engaged in employee development for last 12 years. His last two assignments were as head of Learning & Development for large sized banks in Pakistan, where he pioneered the implementation of internally designed E-learning system.
  • Received prestigious Optimus Award for training category in 2014 from Workforce Magazine, USA
  • Experience of working in senior management positions at Mentors-Training & Consulting, University of Management & Technology, Bank Alfalah and lastly Allied Bank Limited, where he was Group Head (EVP) Learning & Talent Development

Area of Expertise

  • Personal Effectiveness at Workplace
  • Managerial and Leadership Skills
  • Customer Services and Human Resource Management
  • Leadership Development
  • Training of Trainers
  • Human Capital Management and Analytics
  • Team Building 
  • Customer Service Excellence
  • Innovation and Change Management 
  • Instructional Design