Our Team of Experts

We like to think of ourselves as a small but perfectly formed lettings & management agency. Working you get the exposure, knowledge and expertise you would expect from a large agent, but the service you will only receive from a smaller business built around 100% client and tenant focus.

Rizwan Chaudhry CBI | CFC | CIPS

Business & Real Estate Advisor

Rizwan is a serial entrepreneur and a trailblazer with innovative ideas and purest form of belief in them. For the last 20 years he has been engaged in commercially viable ventures encompassing commercial real estate, real estate development projects, franchising and business sales & purchase sectors. He has been with Ghories since 2018 and focus on business planning & Investment Appraisals.

Rizwan is a Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS), Certified Business Intermediary (CBI), Certified Franchise Consultant (CFC), Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) Candidate, and a licensed realtor with Fraser Valley Board, British Columbia, Canada. Rizwan holds degree of Masters in Business Administration

Omaiz Ghori CAF

Strategy Consultant

Omaiz is certified in Accounting and Finance and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics. He is certified for “Entrepreneurial Growth” from Darden Business School, University of Virginia, and Certified for “Strategic Management” from Copenhagen Business School, Denmark and is also a Certified Partner with Xero Limited and QuickBooks.

Omaiz has a mix of finance and entrepreneurial background. He has experience of Investment Management, Mergers & Acquisition and Strategic Management.

At Cannar, Omaiz is actively engaged in managing clients to advise them in the areas of Franchise System Development, Process Reengineering, Strategic Management and Investment Advisory. He is also a passionate startup adviser and have helped number of startups, grow substantially

Amir Hasan CBI | CFC | CIPS

Lead Hospitality Division - Cannar Global

Amir have over 20 years of experience in corporate leadership roles in Hospitality Industry and holds Certification in Hotel Administration (CHA) and Qualified for General Managers Program (GMP) from Cornell – The Hotel School.

He is Openings, Operations and Engagement specialist, is a highly experienced global hotels and resorts business executive with a career marked with leading openings at Hilton in Greater China region and most recently supporting the management of a large portfolio of iconic Canadian resorts.

Syed Irfan EMBA | FCCA

Lead M&A Advisory

Syed Irfan is a seasoned M&A expert with a wealth of experience in diverse leadership roles, particularly in financial management, marketing strategy, and business transformation.
Currently a Strategic Advisor at Canada CFOs, he excels in steering marketing strategies, stakeholder engagements, and honing financial acumen.

With a notable track record, Syed adeptly navigates multifaceted challenges across people, processes, and systems in M&A contexts. A standout achievement includes leading a successful Management Buy-Out within six months while serving as Group CFO for Maritime and Underwater Security Consultants, boasting an impressive $125 million turnover.

At SMI Consulting, Syed perfected strategic business transformations and financial stewardship of SMEs with revenues ranging from $5m to $200 million. As Interim Director of Financial Planning & Analysis for a Manufacturing Company, he seamlessly assumed the directorial role, managed a significant CAPEX project, and offered vital strategic guidance for online marketing campaigns. His role as Co-founder & CFO at Lean Payments showcased exceptional team leadership, business strategy, and corporate finance skills.

As Chief Operating Officer at Marcatus QED, Syed led global expansion strategies, negotiated crucial crop production contracts, and targeted a remarkable 50% growth in international markets via innovative product strategies.
Beyond the corporate realm, Syed secured substantial funds for non-profits, notably aiding Canada’s largest mosque in raising $235,000 in under five weeks.

With a global career spanning ten industries and various geographies, from London to Lagos, Syed Irfan epitomizes professional excellence. His proactive approach to challenges, combined with deep M&A, marketing, and sales insights, positions him as an invaluable asset. As a leader in the M&A services segment, his ability to drive unparalleled success is undeniable.

Syed Irfan is married with three kids, likes to keep fit, is an avid traveler and reads history in his spare time

What our clients are saying

Team Cannar provided us with market research & site selection services for our eco friendly hotel chain. Working with some of the best hospitality & commercial real estate industry professionals has build our trust for a long term business relationship.

BTL Hospitality

They truly cares about what you need and they went above and beyond to make sure I had all the information required to make the right decision in finalizing the deal.

Dr. Zakria Desai – Madnia Academy

They were extremely professional, organized and helpful in all aspects of the complete buying process and the advice they offered me.

DQ- Orange Julius

Cannar has helped me acquire a successful food chain with extensive presence across Canada. Kudos to their team for assisting me all along.

Harcharan Kalsi – Hasty Market

Searching an establish casual dining restaurant was a challenge to me. I am quite satisfied and thankful to Cannar for facilitating me in this decision.

Deepak Sajdeva – Wimpy’s Diner

Overall, their friendly, approachable and professional manner is a pleasure to work with and I would thoroughly recommend and endorse their services to everyone.

Priyanka – Papa Joe’s

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