Mr. Jowher Rizvi completed his MBA degree in International Finance and Accounting from Indiana University, USA. He also earned an MA in Economics with Honors from Dhaka University.
Mr. Rizvi started his professional career with Bank of Credit and Commerce International (BCCI) in 1977 and at the same time was engaged with Institute of Business Administration (IBA) as a part time (Honorary) Lecturer. From 1991 to 1997, he served Union Bank Zambia Ltd as its founder Managing Director, taking it to the 2nd leading position in Zambia and had his achievements recognized with the prestigious Banker of the Year award.
He established Alliance Holdings Ltd. (AHL) in 1997. In partnership with Summit Group, entered the Off-Dock business with Ocean Containers Limited. In 2003, the two sponsors jointly established Summit Alliance Port Limited, a public Limited Company which is listed with two major bourses of the country. He is presently President of Steel Building Manufacturers Association (SBMA) and First Vice President of Bangladesh Inland Container Depots Association (BICDA).
Other Enterprises of Alliance Holdings Ltd are:
Summit Alliance Port Ltd Oriental Oil Company Ltd
PEB Steel Bangladesh Ltd Union Accessories Ltd
Ispahani Summit Alliance Terminals Ltd Fountain Garments Ltd
Lankan Alliance Finance Limited
In spite of his busy schedule, he still finds time to pursue his favorite passion and teaches on part time (honorary) basis at North South University (NSU), Chittagong Port Authority Training Academy and National Defense College (NDC).