who we are
Ameera Ameerullah – Founder & CEO
Ameera has been in the mortgage industry since 2001. She worked tirelessly with a drive to succeed and ranked her way up, setting unique benchmarks in the Canadian mortgage and lending industry. Besides CMFG, Ameera built several companies from ground up with the support of her dynamic and brilliant team: CMFG Mortgage Investments Inc., CMFG Development Inc., CMFG LP (the Fund) and CMFG Wealth Management Inc.
Ameera is an award-winning Mortgage Broker who maintains high integrity and who over the course of her established career has had countless accolades speaking to her accomplishments. These have come via clients, lenders and other professionals all who choose to speak to her professionalism and endless efforts. To name a few – Top Commercial Brokers, Alternative Broker Specialist, Best and Brightest Stars, Top Broker, Best Alternative Lending Broker of the Year, Alternative Broker Specialist (New to Canada), CMP Women of Influence, REP Elite Women, Woman of Distinction, Top 75 Brokers among many others as published in CMP Magazine, Mortgage Brokers News and Toronto Star. She is known for bridging the gap in the alternative sector of the Canadian mortgage industry.
Ameera is an accredited professional of Financial Services Commission of Ontario, Better Business Bureau, Mortgage Professionals Canada, Mississauga Board of Trade and Canadian Mortgage Brokers Association. She specializes in managing investors capital, construction finance, property investments, alternative lending, asset management, real estate development, acquisition, and restructuring transactions for funding. With her team and affiliate lending partners, she has funded successful projects in residential and commercial real estate, hotels, mines and power plants in 3 different continents. Her successes include significant commercial and private projects in Canada, the USA, Costa Rica, Barbados, and Africa.
On a personal front, while her career has been extraordinarily successful and demanding, she manages to maintain a sense of balance in her life through family relations and a commitment to building a better life for the underprivileged and vulnerable. Ameera is a social service worker, philanthropist, and a strong advocate for human rights. From a young age, she developed this humble side and care for the elderly and orphaned children. Her purpose is to empower, nurture and create a peaceful lifestyle for others. She is also committed to teaching the youth and women in particular about financial literacy and empowering them to become contributing members of society.
” I believe in order to have change, we must become agents of change ”
Ameera received multiple recognition for her ongoing volunteered contribution as Community Leader, Human Rights Advocate from the Government of Canada, Excellence in the Advancement of Women and Economic Development from the JunCtian Community Initiatives, Good Samaritan from Covenant House Toronto and Humanitarian Award from Vigor Unsung Heroes International.
In her spare time, she volunteers her time to work with youths in the criminal justice system, survivors of sexual and physical abuse, the homeless and individual’s living with addiction and mental illness. Ameera is a proud supporter to Jean Tweed, Casey House, Covenant House Toronto, One Parent, Alzheimer Society of Peel, Human Concern International, Feed it Forward, Hope of Africa, Sick Kids Hospital, A Celebration of Women, Children’s Aid Society, Red Cross, International Development and Relief Foundation, Islamic Relief Canada, Rohr Chabad of NDG, Sai Dham Food Bank, Erinoak Kids, and Centre of Mental Health and Addictions.
Ameera is also the Founder of The Homeless & Orphan Foundation of Canada. As of 2017, she ventured into fulfilling one of her dreams of helping the elderly. She is the CEO and Treasurer of HCS Innovative Healthcare Services Inc.
“Success did not happen overnight, it took me more than a decade of hard work, commitment, choice networking, an ethical business practice, and much stumbling along the way to get here. You also have to have a “Never Give Up” attitude” Says Ameera.
Vice President, Investor Relations
Project Development & Consultant
Douglas L. Fowles
Operations Manager, Underwriting
Business Development Manager
Business Development Manager