Umair obtained a BA in Global Studies from Wilfrid Laurier university. He currently works as a Programs and Fundraising Coordinator for an international aid and development charity, Islamic Relief Canada. Some of the initiatives that he has helped out with at IRC include Rohingya Fundraising Gala with MehdiHasan and Nazem Kadri Golf Tournament.
Previously, Umair workes the Pan AM Games where he was a part of the logistics and transportation team and helped oversee a roster of over a 1000 volunteers.
Umair has held a strong belief in serving others for many years which has driven him to volunteer his time to manage outreach programs such as managing basketball leagues, coaching youth basketball and sitting on the board for DECA Ontario.
In his spare time, Umair loves all things in the 6ix – Raptors, Jays, Leafs, TFC- the tides are turning, championships are coming home!