Director of Procurement
Syed Raza is the director of the procurement department at DHA. He manages, plans and directs the daily activities of the department through deliberate delegation and supervision. Syed provides leadership, direction and coaching to staff in order to implement departmental goals, objectives, and procedures to ensure staff compliance with federal and state regulations.
After earning a Master of Architecture from Middle East Technical University, Syed started his career in an architecture design firm and later become involved in the construction project management. Syed joined DHA in June of 2001 where he first served as a project manager in the development department before moving into his current position as director of procurement. Syed has worked for DHA for 18 years.
Aside from working with a team that treats each other with respect, Syed finds the most rewarding part of his job is providing decent, safe and affordable housing to enrich the lives of residents and revitalize communities. When he isn’t in the office, Syed enjoys spending time with his family.