Hossein ABHARY

Founder & Chairman Emeritus

Hossein Abhary founded Arya Investments Corp in 1986, and has helped launch partnerships with some of Toronto's leading developers and build Arya's core portfolio of properties. Mr. Abhary was previously the founder and CEO of Shahin Plastics Manufacturing Company in Tehran, Iran - one of Iran's leading manufacturer of PVC and artificial leather - founded in 1956. Mr. Abhary carries a Masters degree in Economics from University of Montana and a BA from Syracuse University.

Mohammad ABHARY

Managing Director

Mohammad Abhary has served as the Vice President and now Managing Director of Arya since 1997. Mr. Abhary has led many of Arya's construction and co-investment projects including its investment in World on Yonge and M5V. Mr. Abhary is also a registered Charter Accountant and CPA and was with Grant Thornton prior to joining Arya. Mr. Abhary holds a BA from the University of Toronto.



Fariba Toofanian is a Principal with Arya Investments. Ms. Toofanian currently serves as a Sales Leader in the Enterprise Software division of IBM. Ms. Toofanian has previously worked at Ivax Corp and holds an MBA from USC, an MSc from the University of Maryland and a BS from Mount Holyoke College.



Ali Abhary is a Principal with Arya Investments. Mr. Abhary is currently the CEO of Karnaval Media Group, the largest radio broadcaster in Turkey and previously was the Founder & CEO of Biletix / Ticketmaster Turkey. Mr. Abhary has also served as a senior consultant at Monitor Group and holds a BA from Brown University.