Shri Ali R. Rizvi is an Officer of Indian Administrative Service, Himachal Pradesh Cadre and is holding the post of Additional Secretary and Financial Advisor in Ministry of Information and Broadcasting from 4.9.2017. Shri Rizvi is a post graduate in History
Over the last 27 years, Shri Rizvi has held key positions in the Central Government as well as in his cadre. Starting his career as an Assistant Commissioner, Shri Rizvi has served for over ten years in various capacities in the district administration including as Deputy Commissioner of Kinnaur and Mandi districts of Himachal Pradesh. His professional journey in both the State and Central Governments has since taken him to Departments of Personnel, Commerce and Health and Family Welfare. Shri Rizvi has spent most of his last decade in the domains of Commerce and Health.
Shri Rizvi is an avid traveller and a keen squash player. Shri Rizvi has been nominated as representative of Ministry of Information and Broadcasting in the Prasar Bharati Board w.e.f 10th October, 2017