Board of Directors






Peter Haggert - President
Haggert Media Group
Sarwar Choudhury - Vice President
Samantha Singh - Secretary
Wei Hua - Treasurer
Roger Francis - Past President



Board Member



Aziz Amiri
 Rumi Realty Point
Successful entrepreneur, Aziz Amiri brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Scarborough Business Association Board of Directors. Aziz is co-owner and CEO of Prompt Assembly and Packaging Inc., a custom manufacturing company in operation since 1990. As Broker of Record and partner of Rumi Realty Point, Real Estate Brokerage, his expertise in investment and commercial real estate is focused in Scarborough and its vicinities, but he has a deep and comprehensive knowledge of and experience with real estate trends and economic fundamentals that transcends borders.
With a well-earned reputation for patience, understanding and savvy, Aziz has formed lasting relationships with various consortiums and partnerships and facilitated countless investment and business opportunities. He is passionate about community development and integration and volunteers his time and resources in aid of many organizations including the Scarborough Walk of Fame and the Canada Afghanistan Business Council (CABC) as President and Co-Founder.
Luki Danukarjanto
Luki is a former management consulting with Deloitte (12+ years - global subject matter expert, practice leader, talent leader and undergrad campus recruiting lead). He now runs a career coaching venture to unlock career potential with a goal to make Toronto the Mentorship capital of the world and share his SIWIKE "Stuff I Wish I Knew Earlier". He also mentors at the UT Scarborough HUB and teaches at Centennial College.
Ashwani Bhardwaj
Ashmay Conveyancing
Ashwani Bhardwaj holds a Master's degree in English Literature and Law degree from India. In 1987, he started a professional real estate support services firm which focuses on providing services to the Real Estate Law firms in the field of title searching and closings in residential and commercial real estate. He is serving on the Board of Real Estate Council of Ontario since 2013 and President Rotary Club of Scarborough Bluffs 2016-2018.He served on the Community Advisory Group for RVHS from 2013-2016. His passion for serving the communities in Scarborough recognized and is awarded Canada 150 special Pin for his services.
Makarand Deshpande
Investors Group

An Ivy League MBA, Makarand had a stellar career in pharmaceutical industry during which he built and managed businesses and high performing teams in over 50 countries in Europe, Former Soviet Union, South East Asia, Far East, Middle East and Africa. After 26 years in pharmaceutical industry, Makarand decided to start his financial practice.

Today, Makarand works as a Financial Consultant with Investors Group primarily focusing on helping business owners and professionals in areas of Retirement Planning, Estate Planning, Succession Planning, Risk Mitigation strategies, and Tax Planning. Makarand holds CLU (Chartered Life Underwriter) a prestigious Chartered designation in Estate Planning and Wealth management as well as RRC (Registered Retirement Consultant).

Raffy Chouljian
Scarborough North Dental Group
Viresh Mathur
Blue Umbrella Financial Services
Owner and president of Blue Umbrella Financial Services. Blue Umbrella Financial Services is an independent insurance brokerage that provides individual and corporate clients with a variety of medical, dental and group policies to meet their current and future needs. As a full service brokerage, Blue Umbrella Financial Services works with clients to tailor a policy for all of their risk management needs including Life insurance, Critical Illness, Disability, and Long Term Care Insurance. Blue Umbrella also provides financial services for retirement planning and educational savings.