Sam Mizrahi – President & CEO, Mizrahi Developments

A Business Romantic and Proven Entrepreneur

As president and founder of Mizrahi Developments, Sam Mizrahi is a visionary entrepreneur with over 25 years of leadership experience in identifying and developing residential, retail and community projects across North America. An inspirational team builder who recruits leading experts in a variety of fields, he has a proven ability to execute complex projects that require a layered skill set in community relations, zoning, marketing, heritage appreciation, retail and commercial requirements, property amalgamation, construction, design and quality management. Throughout his career, he has worked in a detail-oriented, hands-on capacity overseeing all aspects of development for multi-million dollar projects that have contributed meaningfully to the architectural landscape of some of North America’s most iconic and historic neighbourhoods.

Having grown up in Toronto, Sam understands the city well and has built his career as a developer by studying and anticipating the evolution of lifestyle choices and aspirations. An intuitive and creative businessman, he dreams big and executes that vision with utmost precision and attention to detail. He is the force behind the identification, acquisition and amalgamation of properties, the entrepreneurial vision for the property, and the overall management of the firm, including its relationships with project investors as well as community and municipal stakeholders. Sam is also president of Northern Citadel Bankcorp, a private company registered with the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO).

Well known in Canada as a generous philanthropic leader, Sam has supported a diverse range of charities in healthcare, the arts and in the communities where Mizrahi Developments is active. Within the Jewish community, he is a leading fundraiser, philanthropist and participant in many charitable organizations.