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Aamir Mumtaz brings international experience and relationships to Governmental and Private Sector Information Technology clients. He is an entrepreneur, owner and builder of businesses, investor, consultant and advisor to public and private companies and their owners.
Mr. Mumtaz is a Certified Project Manager (CMP) by the Project Management Institute ("PMI") (www.pmi.org), the dominant not-for-profit association for the project management profession. PMI is an international organization with more than half a million members and credential holders in over 170 countries. He has extensive experience in the field of Management, Business, Consulting and Information Technology. Beginning his career in the United Kingdom as a Systems Engineer with Electronic Data Systems he later worked for British Telecom, CGU/Aviva Plc and Lloyds of London holding a range of Technology, Management and Executive positions. Having formed three start-up companies during the last fifteen years, he is well versed in the process of leading and growing businesses. In 1996, Mr. Mumtaz launched a consulting services company, Softex Systems, Ltd., where he formed partner relationships and achieved certified partner status with many leading software vendors. As the owner of Tax Service Franchises operating in New York City and Florida, he started and managed two operations with 125 staff and 30 separate service locations. Previously he had founded Next Education Limited, a provider of online training delivering learn-direct programs on behalf of the UK Department of Education and Skills.
With broad sector experience covering Financial Services (including Insurance and Reinsurance), Telecommunications, Technology, Consulting, Public Sector, Manufacturing, Education and Criminal Justice, Mr. Mumtaz is well diversified. His operating experience is at senior levels - VP Operations, CIO, and Board Member and his functional focus is Organizational Development, General Management, Operations, Strategic Planning, Software Development, Vendor Management and Project Management. His international perspective and connections are drawn from in depth on the ground work with companies throughout Europe, the Middle East, South Asia and more recently the U.S.
Mr. Mumtaz is a member of various Angel Networks in New York and Connecticut. His area of work includes analysis and evaluation of businesses to determine their viability as investments, the formulation of business strategy, and the implementation of operational improvements and restructuring initiatives. He also volunteers for the Project Management Institute to develop intellectual property and examination questions for their world wide credentials.
He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree with Honors in Electrical & Electronic Engineering from the University of Wales, United Kingdom. Born and raised in the United Kingdom, since 2003, Mr. Mumtaz has been living in Westchester, New York with his family.