Faisal Kazi

President and Chief Executive Officer, Siemens Canada Limited

Faisal Kazi is the President and CEO of Siemens Canada. Mr. Kazi is responsible for leading the overall strategic management, direction and leadership of Siemens activities in Canada.

In addition to his role as President and CEO, Mr. Kazi is responsible for the leadership of the Smart Infrastructure business and serves as a board member of multiple Siemens affiliates in Canada.

Mr. Kazi joined Siemens in 1990 and has worked in various areas of the organization, including Siemens Energy, Industry, IT and Infrastructure businesses in Germany, The Netherlands, Brazil and the United States. In 2011, he joined Siemens Canada as the regional and sales head of the Transformers business in North and South America. He has also led the Siemens Transmission division for North America.
Mr. Kazi is on the Board of Directors for the Business Council of Canada, the Toronto Board of Trade and the Canadian German Chamber of Industry and Commerce.

He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and a Masters in Business Administration.
A passionate champion of Siemens Canada’s corporate
social responsibility programs, Mr. Kazi takes pride in giving back to the community.

He lives in Oakville, Ontario where he enjoys spending time with his wife and three children.

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