How Greg Aziz Moved National Steel Car to the Top

Gregory James Aziz is the Chairman, President and the CEO of National Steel Car and was born on April 30, 1949.He went to Ridley college and then majored in Economics in Western University in Ontario. National Steel Car began in 1912, and the founders made vehicles that were mainly in use in World War I and II.

After completing his school, Greg Aziz began working for Affiliated foods a family business. The company sells grocery products in wholesale and imports to Europe, Central and South America and distributes to fresh foods market across the United States. In 1971 while Greg was part of the company the company grew immensely and became one of the leading distributors of fresh foods.


James Aziz then moved to work with various investment banks between 1980 and 1990.During that period Greg J Aziz was able to acquire National Steel Car from Dofasco with the aim of making the company the leading railroad freight car manufacturer. Through the leadership of Gregory James Aziz, National Steel Car has built strong engineering and manufacturing abilities and invested in a highly qualified team of engineers and support staff. The company capacity grew from 3500 vehicles per year to 12000 by the year 1999.The company also increased the human labor and employed more than 2000 people. National Steel Company is the only ISO certified company in the industry, and they owe this to the dedication of the staff.


National Steel Car leads in the industry. Greg Aziz and his team has pursued manufacturing, and engineering excellence and the company is on top in innovations of freight cars. The company has over the years won the TTX SECO. The company boast of five fully integrated assembly lines with state of the art manufacturing and parts fabrication that is top notch and semi-automatic assembly line. Find More Information Here.


The company through are proud to be part of the Hamilton community and take up social responsibility in the community. The firm sponsors Theater Aquarius, Hamilton Opera, United Way, Salvation Army and other charity from within. The company has empowered the community by employing thousands from Hamilton. Every Christmas the firm hosts a party for its present and past employees, and they are allowed to gather with their families. The company also encourages the employees to participate in foods drive that goes towards assisting the less fortunate in the society. The company through Greg Aziz infuses performance with love for the community.

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