Greg Aziz is the Chairman, President & CEO of National Steel Car, one of the world’s leading railroad freight car engineering and manufacturing companies, located in Hamilton, Ontario.
Born in London, Ontario on April 30, 1949, Greg was educated at Ridley College and then majored in economics at the University of Western Ontario.
Joining his family wholesale food business, Affiliated Foods, in 1971, the company grew over 16 years to become a worldwide importer of fresh foods from Europe, Central, and South America, with distribution to all of the major fresh food wholesale markets across the United States and in Eastern Canada.
Today, thanks to its relentless pursuit of engineering and manufacturing excellence, National Steel Car leads the industry in new car innovation, while building thousands of new railroad freight car each year. National Steel Car is North America’s only railroad freight car, engineering and manufacturing company certified ISO 9001:2008, having now held this honour for the last 18 years through numerous rounds of recertification. The company has been consistently honoured with the TTX SECO highest quality award since 1996.