Naveed Anwar resides in Saskatoon with his wife, Farah, and children. He is the owner of a tax consulting firm with operations in both Saskatoon and Prince Albert. Anwar grew up in Pakistan, studying statistics and math at the University of Punjab (Lahore) and business at Concordia University in Montreal. He also has a Master Degree in Political Science. He has learned five languages and traveled to 40 countries.