Faizal is a serial entrepreneur, investor and mentor. He co-founded: CognoVision (sold to Intel) where he experienced the full life-cycle of a business from start-up to exit, JaverGroup where he developed a luxury residential subdivision, and Greyhill a boutique advisory firm which owns and operates Real-Estate & Venture funds. His venture portfolio includes Unicorns from as early as pre-seed investment.
Faizal is a graduate of Harvard Business School and actively contributes to the community. He serves as Co-Chair for Harvard Alumni Entrepreneurs’ (HAE) Global Advisory Council, founding Vice Chair of HAE Canada and served has served as EIR for Ryerson’s DMZ & HAE Accelerator, Mentorship Chair at Entrepreneurs Organization and is active Mentor at leading incubators including OneEleven, 500 Global and Creative Destruction Lab.