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A leader in Alberta’s energy sector and a proud community member, Khalis Ahmed is ready to be a strong voice in Parliament for Calgary Signal Hill. With Tom Mulcair’s NDP, he will work to protect good jobs and build a stronger middle class.
Khalis is a Professional Geologist with nearly two decades of experience working for major oil and gas companies. As a senior geoscientist, he has a strong background in project and financial management.
Khalis gives back as an active member of professional societies and helps organize and lead sessions at industry conventions. He also teaches about the oil and gas industry as an instructor at ABM College.
In the community, Khalis volunteers with Battalion Park School Council and liaison to the Signal Hill Community Association. He also serves as vice-president of the Bangladesh Canada Association of Calgary.
Khalis is a proud resident of Signal Hill with his wife, a corporate accountant, and their 8-year-old son and 3-year-old daughter.
He has an M.Sc. from Norwegian University of Science and Technology, where he lived, worked and volunteered for four years. He also has a B.Sc. and an M.Sc. from Bangladesh.
As our next MP, Khalis is dedicated to building a stronger Canada where no one is left behind—and he’s ready to help shape a more sustainable, prosperous energy future for our country.