Mahyar Pedram

Vice President of Operations

P.Eng, PMP, EDM-F 

Mahyar has over 24 years of experience as an electrical engineer in the vertical transportation industry and holds an EDM-F license in Ontario. Prior to joining Modern Elevator Innovations, he served as Senior Vice President of Manufacturing for ThyssenKrupp Elevator Canada. 

Mahyar began his career in the elevator industry as a field engineer, advancing to design submitting engineer, internal code, and standard consultant and subsequently held a variety of technical and managerial positions. He has directly been involved with managing thousands of traction, hydraulic, and MRL elevator projects from engineering design to manufacturing and installation. 

Mahyar is also a Project Management Professional. He is currently a voting member of the technical committee of CSA B44/ ASME A17.1, Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators, ASME A17.7/CSA B44.7 Performance-Based Code, ASME A17.8/CSA B44.8 Standard for Wind Turbine Tower Elevators and Section 38 of CSA C22.1, Canadian Electrical Code. 

Mission: I'm a fearless change agent with enthusiasm; I envision and execute game-changing turnarounds FAST to get returns NOW. 

Famous Quote: It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change. “Attributed to Charles Darwin”