Alumni Spotlight: Moez Kassam '99
Recognized for his remarkable achievements as a young business leader, Moez Kassam ’99 has been named to Canada’s Top 40 Under 40 for 2018. Founded in 1995 by Caldwell Partners, Canada’s Top 40 Under 40 is an awards programme that identifies young achievers in Canadian business, visionaries and innovators changing the way things are done.
With over a decade of experience as a successful entrepreneur, hedge fund manager, business partner, philanthropist, and board member, Moez brings a wealth of experience and creative energy to all he does. As co-founder of Anson Funds, he manages a $750 million ranked by Bloomberg Magazine as top 10 global performer and was named a top manager ‘bucking the trend’ by Barron’s for successful performance over five years. Alongside this demanding role, he applies his innate business acumen to the benefit of numerous charities through his public foundation including Doctors Without Borders, Kids Cook to Care and Ryerson University’s Lifeline Syria. He's a member of the Young President's Organization (YPO), and moonlights as an executive producer for production house Moringa Media, where he provides the critical link between business and art.
Moez graduated from Bayview Glen in 1999, served as the first President of the Bayview Glen Alumni Association, and was selected as the Bayview Glen Distinguished Alumnus Award Recipient in 2015. Moez has an MBA from London Business School (LBS) and a BA from Western University. He is proud to call Toronto home.