One of the young entrepreneurs of this age, Nofel Izz was born on 19 February, 1975 in Dubai, UAE. At the age of 45, Nofel has founded a company of his own named “Jobs in Dubai.com” and was the former CEO of the same. He is a Canadian entrepreneur based in UAE. Izz’s parents were of Indian–Pakistani background. His father's name is Tayyab Mohammed Izz, and he was a Gujarati gold trader in the UAE. Nofel pursued his education in Dubai till 21, and then he shifted to Toronto in 1997 to complete his higher education.
In 2000, he worked as a public-relationship manager at the Bank of Montreal, Toronto. He put his first step towards being an entrepreneur when he started an IT company with three of his acquaintances in early 2000s. It was in 2002, that Izz started his own company “Jobs in Dubai” in Canada, and later established a branch in Dubai. After taking his company to the top, he sold it to an Indian investor in 2011 for 9 million dollars. Izz has a few inventions to his credit as well.
He has invented an oxygen mask, as well as a very tall tower of 160 km, which he calls the “space elevator.” This is not where the talents of Nofel Izz seem to stop. He is also a musician, having composed and sang songs for many albums. He has collaborated with DJ David Guetta for one of his songs.
His resume also reads him as a “Canadian Singer.” Izz is set for his debut in Bollywood as an actor, and director in March 2018. He has collaborated with Crescendo Films, headed by Suresh Thomas who is also the producer of the film. The movie will star one famous Bollywood actor, along with many fresh talents from theatre, and drama schools. No more information has been revealed about the cast of this film. Nofel said that there was unbelievable talent out in India, and he wanted to give a platform to such young talents.
The film is based on the era of 1990’s, and the storyline would be about seven missing children, and steps taken up by a family to find the accused. While working on this movie, Nofel was also working towards the completion of his album which was set to come up in July 2017. He collaborated with the Pakistani singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan for the song “Allah Janda.” As we see, Nofel Izz is not only a successful entrepreneur, but also a talented person, who has had an awesome contribution in fields of business, entertainment, art, and science.