Our Professional Team

Ahmad Sayed Saood
Founder
MASS CLIMB
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  • Ahmad Sayed Saood is a seasoned and qualified professional with inherent aptitude for strategic management. He has a multifaceted personality. Since 1989, he has been spearheading the active research and strategic analysis of business houses, family office, industry, and academia. The extensive research & study of 8000+ entities in diversified sectors and a track-record of serving 30000+ students of different streams and 1870+ clients (individuals and entities) have equipped him to handle a range of projects globally.
  • He has remarkable experience and exposure in strategy formulation, concept orientation, structuring or restructuring of entities, integration, value-addition, transformation of unorganised to organised working, family-business into business-family, set-up of new venture, business expansion, diversification, organisational growth, and trainings starting from skill development to software development to entrepreneurship to venturepreneurship development. He facilitates to his clients for diversified projects including ‘Strategic Alliance Partnership’, ‘Joint Ventures’, ‘Collaborations’, ‘Mergers & Acquisition’, ‘Venture Capitalist Funding’ and ‘Investments’ across the countries.
  • His focus has been on bridging the gaps between ‘Availability & Requirement’, ‘Industries & Institutions’, ’Ownership & Management’, ‘Financial Partner & Working Partner’, ‘Employers & Employees’, ‘Faculty Members & Students’, ‘Parents & Children’, ‘Talent & Opportunity’ with an aim to bring closer the national and/or international people, ventures, business groups, partners and resources. He is creating a complementarity amongst them by mentoring of the leadership.
  • He has established a unique platform ‘Busi-Biz’ for those personalities who have a latent capability and vision, that can be realised through the power of integration. This platform facilitates the clients to ideas, journeys, resources, business opportunities, relationships and domain experts to create mutually benefiting associations.
  • From April 2017 to July 2018, he had been associated by Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU), Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) as a ‘Chairman & Head’ of international team of experts to undertake research on entrepreneurship funded by international agencies.
Saba Ahmad
Chief Information Officer
MASS CLIMB
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  • A seasoned professional with acumen for business information and support
  • Work Experience: Since 1989
  • Significant experience in education, Planning, etc. to support organizational goals
  • Handled various challenging responsibilities in the journey of MASS CLIMB
R. Parameswaran
Advisor - Academics, Trainings & Research
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  • A meticulous professional having decades of industry and academic experience, backed by D. Litt., 4 times Ph. D. & M. Phil in various fields
  • Founder & promoter of Institute for Psychotherapy and Management Sciences (IPMS), Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Dedicated to the cause of promoting Distance Education and Psychotherapy & other alternate therapies
  • Areas of Specialization – Dr. Bach Flower Remedies and Homoeopathy, Psychotherapy and Counselling, Applied Psychology, Alternative Medicine, Geriatric Care, History, Labour Studies, Management, Political Science, Tourism Management, etc.
  • Recognized through various national & international awards, like Indira Gandhi Excellence Award, Jewel of India Award, Vikas Ratan Award, Dharti Ratna Award with Gold Medal, Rajiv Gandhi Excellence Award, etc.
Javaid Akhtar
Hony. Advisor - Finance
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  • Dean, Faculty of Management Studies & Research, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India
  • Ex-Director, Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL)
  • Area(s) of Interest: Finance
  • Proven track record of guiding lots of industries & institutions
  • Acts as the guide for the research and innovation projects undertaken by top management professionals from industry, academia, bureaucracy, Government, etc.
Michael G Mirams
Associate - UK-India Collaborative Opportunities
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  • Worked in management since the 1970s, and as an independent consultant since 1992
  • Extensively experienced in the development, implementation and application of quality management and improvement programmes in the UK and abroad
  • Founded Mirams Waterhouse Ltd. in 2000, to provide a variety of allied services delivered by a wide range of specialist associates
  • Published author on quality and other topics, and a qualified trainer and lead auditor, often requested to speak at seminars and conferences world-wide
  • His experience includes:
  • Development, implementation, maintenance and ongoing improvement of quality management systems for manufacturing and service organisations in the UK, Europe and Overseas
  • Design and delivery of management development programmes
  • Supplier and sub-contractor sourcing, supply chain management and monitoring for distributors and manufacturers in engineering, electronics, semi-conductor, footwear, engine components, etc. in the UK, Europe and Asia
  • Working with many varied standards and directives including ISO 9001, ISO 14001, Atex, AAR, Pressure Equipment Directive, AS 9001, TS16949, Microgeneration scheme, HACCP, Low Voltage Directive, etc.
  • Development, implementation and Planning -in of packaged and bespoke computer systems for quality management, customer relationship management and manufacturing management
  • Project management for varied clients, including setting up manufacturing functions and processes, writing technical documentation as well as health & safety and personnel information handbooks, development of video Planning material, etc.
Farhan Alam
Associate - System Integrator
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  • A dynamic professional
  • Domain Expertise: System Integrator, Coordination, Operations
  • Work Experience: Since 2000
  • Look after the responsibilities include understanding clients’ requirement, project planning, manpower mapping, coordination, IT solutions and trainings.
  • Exposure of providing solutions & trainings related to his domain
  • Exposure of national & international market
S. U. Khan
Advisor - Hony. Advisor - HR & Administration
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  • A highly experienced professional, possessing blend of knowledge, skills, strategic competencies and leadership in both HR and IR functional areas to the greater advantages of the organization
  • Domain Expertise: Organizational diagnosis, unconventional approach, management of change process & collective wisdom, stress & performance management, developing knowledge employees, industrial relation, appreciate the need to visualize other's perspective, etc.
  • More than three decades experience of handling HR issues in corporate environment
  • Served in a number of big industrial houses like Moser Baer, Arfat Petrochemicals Pvt. Ltd., Kota, Rajasthan, (Formerly known as J. K. Synthetics Ltd.), Baroda Rayon Corporation Ltd., Surat, Gujarat, MafatLal Industries Ltd. (Chemical,Textile & Garment Divisons-Arvind Mafatlal Group), Mumbai/Surat (Gujarat), Indian Rayon and Industries Ltd., (Aditya Birla Group), Veraval, Gujarat, Borosil Ltd., Gujarat, Ispat Industries Ltd. (Mittal Group), etc.
  • Worked as Senior Vice President in corporate companies, managed more than 10000 personnel in the organisations
Parvaiz Talib
Hony. Advisor - Management Education
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  • Professor, Department of Business Administration, Faculty of Management Studies & Research, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India
  • Visiting Professor, All India Management Association (AIMA), New Delhi, India
  • Area(s) of Interest: Strategy
  • Acts as the guide for the research and innovation projects undertaken by top management professionals from industry, academia, bureaucracy, government, etc.
Sampat Rai
Hony. Advisor - Branding, Marketing, Sales & HR
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  • Known personality in the field of Branding, Marketing, Sales & HR
  • Area(s) of Interest: Branding, product positioning, marketing strategies, sales enhancement techniques, personality assessment, aptitude, attitude, interest, ability assessments, coaching and counseling of senior executives, giving seminars and workshops as a part of Planning in different organizations, assessment/development centers, assessment of employees, selections of employees at various levels
  • Outstanding credentials in terms of academics, practical experience, exposure and aptitude to handle the Brand establishment
  • Working as consultant with various organizations in India & abroad
Kamal Mansharamani
Strategic Alliance - IT Solutions
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  • Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer – AlmaMate Info Tech Pvt. Ltd., India
  • Director – workXmate Technologies Pvt. Ltd., India
  • Work Experience: Since 1982
  • Senior mentor - NASSCOM
  • Served at top positions like CEO, COO, etc. in reputed organizations like Birlasoft, MGL, DCM, etc.
  • Key traits – Entrepreneurship, leadership & scaling, IT delivery & operations, strategic leadership, shaping & forming an organization, thought process leadership, coaching & life mentoring and much more
  • Six Sigma Master Black Belt
  • Alumnus of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi and Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), Delhi
Umesh Sharma
Hony. Advisor - IT Projects
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  • An experienced IT professional
  • Work Experience: Since 2000
  • Domain Expertise: IT & networking solutions LAN, WAN & VPN
  • Served various organizations in India & abroad. To name a few are United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), Swiss Agency for Development & Cooperation, Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, etc.
Syed Ahmed Saud
Hony. Advisor - Legal
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  • An experienced legal professional
  • Work Experience: Since 2001
  • Domain Expertise: Civil & Corporate Law
  • Working as consultant with various organizations in India & abroad. The name of the few organizations associated with:
  • Counsel for O.N.G.C.
  • Counsel for Citi Corporation
  • Counsel for Airport Authority of India
  • Counsel for State of Madhya Pradesh, India
  • Standing Counsel for High Court of Delhi at New Delhi, India
  • Counsel for Delhi High Court Legal Services Committee
  • B' Panel Counsel for Union of India for Supreme Court
  • Addl. Standing Counsel Delhi High Court Official Liquidator Panel (former)
  • Counsel for Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue, Ministry of Finance, India
M. A. Naqvi
Associate - Design & Publication
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  • A dynamic professional
  • Domain Expertise: Design & Publication
  • Work Experience: Since 2001
  • Looks after the responsibility of handling related assignments
  • Exposure of providing trainings & other services related to his domain
  • Exposure of national & international market
Arshad Ali Javed
Hony. Advisor - International Finance
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  • A pro-active and result-oriented professional
  • Domain Expertise: Accounting Audit and Finance, Strategic Planning, Receivables/Payables, Statutory & Regulatory Compliance, Financial Analysis, Costing, Fund Management, Budget Preparation & Review MIS, IT Skills, ERP/IS Audit, Internal Audits, IAS/IFRS, Accounts/Taxation, Statutory Audits, Reporting/ Documentation, etc.
  • Work Experience: Since 1997
  • Served a number of organizations like Ernst & Young, Hamdard Wakf Laboratories, Online Micro Services Pvt. Ltd., Saudi Airlines, etc.
  • Handled the responsibilities of Manager, GM (Finance), Group Financial Controller, Financial Consultant, Financial Auditor & General Administrator, etc.
Lalit Kumar
Associate - Accounts
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  • A dynamic professional
  • Domain Expertise: Finance & Accounts
  • Work Experience: Since 2013
  • Looks after the responsibility of handling related assignments
  • Exposure of providing trainings & other services related to his domain
James N. R.
Associate – Business Development & Operations
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  • A dynamic professional in the field of management, operations and development
  • Work Experience: Since 2004
  • Area(s) of Interest: Management, operations, strategy, social welfare and development
  • Noteworthy credentials in terms of operations, technical assignments, co-ordination, liaison, administration, social programs, events and other activities at various organizational levels
  • Served various national and international organizations working in the field of healthcare, engineering products and services, consultation, real estate, trading, spiritual, socio-cultural and other activities
  • Significant experience and exposure of solution providing and trainings related to his domains
Simmi Shekhar
Associate – Projects
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  • A dynamic management professional
  • Work Experience: Since 2009
  • Domain Expertise: Business operations & management
  • Distinguished meritorious technical & management educational credentials
  • Worked with renowned business groups in the field of retail, fashion apparels, education, human resource and management
  • Looks after the responsibilities related to project operations including execution, documentation and other related aspects
Rajat Bhaskar
Associate – Business Development & Administration
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  • A management professional
  • Domain Expertise: Administration
  • Looks after the responsibilities related to administration including documentation, record keeping, execution, day-to-day administrative services and other related aspects
Syeda Asia
Co-founder
LEARN
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  • A young & dynamic professional
  • Domain Expertise: Psychology, Sociology & HR
  • Syeda Asia is the founding member of LEARN, an initiative in life skills education. She is currently pursuing her PhD at Department of Sociology, Delhi School of Economics. Her work ethnographically explores the entanglement of emotions in strategic thinking in consortium-based organisations. She has worked for education policy implementation under Gandhi Fellowship in rural Rajasthan. Asia is involved in curriculum consultation to Rishi Valley Rural Education Centre - Krishnamurthi Foundation India for content curation in enrichment courses for in-service faculty. Her research in the field of education and organisational studies has been recognised at international platforms such as 25th European Conference on South Asian Studies, Paris, France and UNESCO’s Transforming Education Conference for Humanity 2018. She is the recipient of the Emerging Scholars Award at the 19th International Conference on Knowledge, Culture and Change in Organisations, Vancouver, Canada.
Sidharth Das
Co-founder
LEARN
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  • A young enthusiastic professional.
  • Sidharth Das has been associated with MASS CLIMB since 2015 and has been consulting over various educational projects. He has trained 2500+ students from various educational institutions in multiple skill-sets and has participated and judged over a hundred Model United Nations conferences across India. As a photographer, he has been visually documenting business and cultural events, and innovative projects across the country since 2013. Sidharth has graduated in English Literature from Delhi University and has completed Post-Graduation Diploma in Creative Photography from Sri Aurobindo Centre for Arts and Communication.
Harsh Vardhan Yadav
Co-founder
LEARN
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  • A young enthusiastic professional.
  • Harsh Vardhan Yadav has been associated with MASS CLIMB, working on education management and research. Having a keen interest in entrepreneurial thinking and life skills development, he has been actively involved in developing comprehensive learning management modules for students and teachers across India. He graduated in Journalism from Delhi University and did his masters in Sociology from Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi. His research on issues of global pertinence in politics, media and education has been recognized at various international platforms such as the 6th International Academic Conference on Social Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic and UNESCO’s Transforming Education Conference for Humanity 2018. He is currently working on content curation for Rishi Valley Teacher Enrichment Programme and is conducting research for AyurGyan Nyas on tools of universal ethics education.
Syeda Sana
Co-founder
LEARN
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  • A young enthusiastic professional.
  • Syeda Sana is the founding member, LEARN, an initiative working for life skills development. She is currently pursuing her MA in Sociology from Ambedkar University, Delhi. She has individually trained students across disciplines and has been a volunteer at Four Steps - an organisation that works for the differently abled, and at Finger Chat – an initiative that imparts training in sign language. She has been involved in training children with special needs for the past four years. She is an international level Taekwondo gold medallist and has been associated with Model United Nations Conferences in various capacities. She is interested in issues pertaining to human rights and advocacy for the differently-abled. Sana has studied Philosophy from Lady Shri Ram College, University of Delhi and has served in several leadership positions in her college.
Ram Saware
Associate - Senior Office Attendant
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  • Work Experience: Since 1990
  • Looks after the responsibility of handling related assignments
  • Exposure of providing trainings & other services related to his domain
Vijay Dev Dabas
Business Associate
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  • A seasoned professional in the field of innovations, strategic planning, marketing, sales, operations and team management
  • Worked in various sectors including IT, Management Education and Telecom
  • Alumni of IIM-Ahmedabad
  • Work Experience: Since 1968
  • Pioneer in Technical writing in India
  • Area(s) of Interest: Corporate Marketing & Sales, Customer Relationships, Product Development, Retail Marketing, Planning & Development, Strategic Planning, Capital Market Operations, Systems Engineering, Technical Projects, Strategic and Financial Restructuring, Key Account Management, Business Solutions Development, Information Security and Call Centre Technology, etc.
  • Served renowned business groups like Escorts Ltd., Ericsson Communications Ltd., All India Management Association (AIMA), Mindmill Software Ltd., Sar Infoway Ltd., DCM Data Products, C-Dot etc. at senior management level positions
  • Proven abilities in managing work at regional & corporate level for start up
  • An out-of-the-box thinker with proven track record of increasing revenues & establishing networks
  • A skilled communicator with exceptional presentation skills, abilities in forging business partnerships & relationship management
  • Possesses motivational management style with a record of building an efficient team