Gregory Aziz Leads National Steel Car, Oldest Manufacturing Corporation In Canada

Gregory James Aziz of National Steel Car is one of the best business executives of our time. He has been the head of the National Steel Car Corporation since 1994 when he bought the corporation from another company known as Dofasco. When Greg Aziz took charge of the management of the corporation, he wanted to transform its operations so that it could regain its reputation that had made it survive since 1912 when it was established. The corporation has been surviving for more than one hundred years. The corporation has been dealing with the engineering and manufacturing of tank cars and the railroad freight cars.

 

Gregory Aziz was born in April 1949 in Ontario Canada. He went to schools in the Ontario neighborhood. He was at Western Ontario University where he was studying economics degree. He also attended another institution known as Ridley College. He could later use his knowledge in economics to transform various businesses including one owned by his parents. After graduating in 1971, Greg Aziz went back to his family and helped them raise the operations of the food company known as Affiliated Foods. It was supplying foods to Canada and United States. He made sure that the operations of the company would expand beyond Canada. By the time he left, he had made sure that it became the largest food company in North America.

 

After his time at Affiliated Foods, he moved to New York where he worked for a number of organizations that included investment banks. His time with banks enabled him to grow experience in the field. It would prepare him for his future role as the head of one of the oldest corporation in the country. One of his clients while working in the investment banks was Dofasco. This was a company that had taken over the leadership of the corporation in 1961.

 

1n 1994, when Greg J Aziz bought the corporation, he was ready to make changes in the corporation. He wanted to make a company that would be the best in the region. He revolutionized the operations of the corporation, and after a few years, it was the best company in the country. It was producing over 1200 cars. Under the previous ownership, it was producing about three thousand. He also improved the number of workers from 600 to over 3000.Learn More Here.

 

Gregory J Aziz made National steel car the best corporation in the country and was awarded TTX SECO award for being the company with the best quality products. It is also ISO certified and therefore compliant with manufacturing rules and regulations.