Prior to joining Bondi Partners, Youshay Rizvi spent time with the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) Office of International Affairs (OIA) and the International Republican Institute (IRI). At OIA, Youshay worked on South American affairs with U.S. law enforcement officials, federal prosecutors, and representatives of foreign governments. With IRI, Youshay helped develop democracy assistance programs with U.S. congressional funding for implementation in Turkey and Western Balkans. 
Youshay graduated with an M.A. in American Foreign Policy and International Economics from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) in 2021. He received his B.A. in International Studies from Baylor University. 
Youshay hails from Texas and has also lived in Canada, Pakistan, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. In his free time, Youshay enjoys boxing, hiking, and soccer.