This witty and wise businessman casts a spell at the first hello. Unquenchable thirst to succeed, keen Tvision, bold moves, sharp business acumen and an inimitable personal style defines Hemant M Shah, the man, the success story. From Kutch to Canada and selling agri commodities to aircrafts, Captain Shah has taken flight to uncharted territories and reached unprecedented pinnacles of fame and recognition.
A name to reckon with in the mining and aviation sector globally, Shah is a trailblazer and icon for many Indian and Canadian businessmen. However, it’s not just his professional excellence that has earned him repute, but also his fierce loyalty towards his motherland Gujarat and homeland, Canada.
Having served as the chairman of the Indian Trade Commission of the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce, Shah has led several trade missions between the two countries. In early 70s when Canada was not looking at Indian market, Shah started campaigning about India in Canada. He has played a pivotal role in Indo-Canada trade and cultural ties and earned the title of ‘Mr. India in Canada’. The once theatre artist, Shah has emerged as a star and a leader on the global stage. In FOG he sees a bridge that many NRGs will zealously walk to bring a change in business and social sectors of Gujarat.
With FOG, Shah aspires to create a global Gujarati community where resources and opportunities are available easily to the deserving, where innovation is encouraged, where tradition is respected, and dreams have no limits.