Gregory James Aziz is not only the President and Chairman of National Steel Car Company but also the Chief Executive Officer. National Steel Car is the world’s prominent companies in railroad cargo carriage engineering and manufacturing. It is situated in Hamilton, Ontario. National Steel Car has gained a great reputation in North America as a prominent railroad freight car manufacturer. This is due to its brilliant performance in engineering, manufacturing, and dedication to quality for over a century. It was founded in 1912, since then it has designed and made freight cars that meet the evolving desires and standards of their clients and the railroad industry.
Gregory J Aziz was born on 30th April 1949 in London, Ontario. Greg Aziz schooled at Ridley College. He later joined University of Western Ontario where he graduated with a degree in economics. In 1971, he was offered a job in the family wholesale food business, Affiliated Foods Company. The company grew in 0ver 16 years to become an importer of fresh foods globally from Europe, Central, and South America. The company also secured supplies to all of the primary wholesale fresh food markets in Eastern Canada and the United States. Go Here To Learn More.
Greg Aziz joined the world of investment banking in New York in the late 1980s and early 1990s and was able to work on some opportunities. In 1994, Greg purchased the National Steel Car and aimed at transforming it into a leading railroad cargo carriage manufacturing company in North America and across the world. Greg J Aziz led the company in building dedicated teams which led to strong engineering capabilities which led to the expansion of the company’s manufacturing level. By 1990, the company had increased its manufacturing level from 3,500 cars to 12,000 cars per year. The employment level also grew rapidly over the same duration. The company has been continuously decorated with the TTX SECO highest quality and the honorable award from 1996.
National Steel Car has devoted itself to the surrounding community of Hamilton and has involved itself in several charitable activities. The company has also played an important role in sponsoring some organizations like the Theatre Aquarius, Hamilton Opera, and the Salvation Army. The company also holds a Christmas Party each year for its former and current employees.
Greg and his wife Irene contribute in supporting the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair, which is Canada’s most renowned fair.