Riaz Mamdani is the CEO of Strategic Group which was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta. With over $1 billion in assets, Strategic Group is a fully integrated property owner, manager and developer of real estate as well as an investment company with a portfolio and subsidiaries spanning a variety of industries in North America including technology, oil and gas, telco, and construction. Under his leadership, Strategic Group has experienced impressive diversification and growth. Riaz holds degrees in Pharmacy and Law. During his years in legal practice he focused on corporate, commercial and securities law. Riaz is an active financier and founder of numerous companies. He has steered two private companies from concept stage to international public corporations listed on the Nasdaq National Market with multi-billion dollar market capitalizations. Riaz is committed to giving back and improving the community through the continued support of the arts, community programs and charitable organizations in Alberta and beyond.