Sohail Quadri

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Sohail Quadri
MLA for Edmonton-Mill Woods
Incumbent
Assumed office
2012
Preceded by Carl Benito
Personal details
Born 1971/1972 (age 42–43)[1]
Political party Progressive Conservative

Sohail Quadri (born c. 1972) is a Canadian politician who is an elected member to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta representing the electoral district of Edmonton-Mill Woods.[2] With a bachelor's degree in commerce, Quadri was a successful local entrepreneur and small-business owner for several years before deciding to dedicate his time between politics and volunteering.

An advocate of many cultural and social events in the capital region, Quadri devotes a large portion of his time to volunteering. He is an active member of the Lions Club and was a founding member of the Millwoods Cricket Club. He sat on the board of directors for the Society to Defy Enmity Encourage Peace and the board of directors of the South Asian Long Term Care Foundation. In addition, he is known for his extensive fundraising in support of various humanitarian and relief efforts locally and abroad.

Electoral history[edit]

2012 general election[edit]

2012 Alberta general election Turnout % Swing
Affiliation Candidate Votes % Party Personal
     Progressive Conservative Sohail Quadri 4,113 34.20% % *
     Wildrose Joanne Autio 2,873 23.89% % *
     Liberal Weslyn Mather 2,569 21.36% %
     NDP Sandra Azocar 1,751 14.56% % *
     Independent Carl Benito 480 3.99% *
     Alberta Party Robert Leddy 240 2.00% * %
Total ' 100%
Rejected, Spoiled and Declined '
Eligible Electors
     Swing %

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