MEDIA RELEASE – Arif Ghaffur appointed as CIQS vice-chair

Arif GhaffurMarkham, ON, April 6, 2021 – The Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (CIQS) is pleased to announce that Arif Ghaffur, PQS(F) was appointed to the position of vice-chair by the CIQS board of directors last month.

“The vice-chair position remained vacant after Erin Brownlow, PQS, moved into the chair’s position last year to allow the board to review and improve the board’s succession requirements for the executive positions. With Erin and Arif at the helm of the CIQS board of directors, the Institute is in great hands as we maneuver new norms,” said Sheila Lennon, CAE, chief executive officer of the Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors.

“This is an exciting time for construction economics in Canada and our profession is well positioned to support a construction industry that has shown dynamism despite adversity. Our members continue to increase their reputations as trusted professionals that espouse solution led approaches,” said Arif.