Furakh Mir

Furakh Mir is a Canadian Muslim lawyer, currently practicing in Mississauga, Ontario. She obtained her Honours B.A. from the University of Toronto in 2002 and Bachelor of Laws, LL.B. from the University of Windsor in 2005. Presently, she acts as the principal lawyer at Mir Law Office, serving clients across the Greater Toronto Area. As a [...]

Furakh Mir 2017-03-24T23:44:28+00:00

Benjie M. Thomas

Benjie leads the Private Equity and Pension Plan Advisory practice and is located in Toronto. Benjie has more than 12 years experience assisting private equity funds and strategic buyers plan and execute on acquisitions, reorganizations and divestitures. Mr. Thomas is also a member of KPMG Canada’s board. In his over 14 years of Transaction Services experience, [...]

Benjie M. Thomas 2017-03-24T23:43:23+00:00

Soheila Esfahani

Soheila Esfahani grew up in Tehran, Iran, and moved to Canada in 1992. She has practiced as an artist and educator for more than a decade. She received her Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Western Ontario and her BA in Fine Arts from the University of Waterloo. She is a recipient of [...]

Soheila Esfahani 2017-03-24T23:42:21+00:00

Shiraz Sheikh

Shiraz Sheikh is a PhD candidate at York University’s Department of History, completing final requirements towards a PhD in Islamic Intellectual History, with a focus on knowledge and learning in the early Ottoman period. His dissertation topic is on the life and works of Molla Şemseddin Fenari (d. 1430), the first Grand Mufti of the Ottoman [...]

Shiraz Sheikh 2017-03-24T23:41:18+00:00

Maryam Hasan

Maryam graduated from the University of Toronto with an Honours Bachelor of Science degree specializing in Developmental Biology. She received her Bachelor of Education degree from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto. Maryam Hasan has been an educator with the Toronto District School Board for sixteen years. Focused on [...]

Maryam Hasan 2017-03-24T23:39:29+00:00

Anthony Lau

Anthony’s experience is in helping to grow technology companies to global recognition and is an engineering graduate of the University of Waterloo. His successes have been mainly in driving growth from new market launches and new product innovations. His work has been mainly with high-potential companies during their growth phases. This includes Bell, Rogers, Motorola, [...]

Anthony Lau 2017-03-24T23:40:12+00:00

Nahla El-Said

Nahla El-Said has been a PhD Candidate in IBBME U of T and a TA in CS for 6 years. She was a UofT MSA Academic Affairs director for the year 2014-2015. And, for more than five years, she is a volunteer for a non-profit organization as a Youth helpline counselor. She has a love for [...]

Nahla El-Said 2017-03-24T23:35:02+00:00

Ahmed Mian

Ahmed Mian had a brief career as a high school teacher and then went back to school to become an emergency medicine physician. He currently practices in teaching hospitals within Toronto and is affiliated with the University of Toronto and Queens Medical schools as an associate professor. He also partakes in a number of community [...]

Ahmed Mian 2017-03-24T23:33:41+00:00

Shaila Kibria Carter

Shaila Kibria Carter is a community leader, raising millions of dollars for different causes locally and internationally. With expertise in government relations, community organizing, advocacy, media relations, she can speak two languages. Author of Maariyah’s Day, a Life Coach, mother and wife, Shaila also heads the Finance & Administration Department for Community Empowering Enterprises – an [...]

Shaila Kibria Carter 2017-03-24T23:19:29+00:00

Aaron Emes

Aaron Emes is a Toronto-based partner at Torys LLP. He is a recognized leading lawyer in corporate law. His practice focuses on corporate and securities law, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, corporate governance, and infrastructure and energy projects. Aaron received his LLB (With Honours) from the University of Toronto, Faculty of [...]

Aaron Emes 2017-03-24T23:03:31+00:00