Kareem has over 32 years of international CRM experience across UK, Europe and Asia-Pacific. He has designed and developed CRM software for global banks, telcos and marketing agencies such as Ogilvy. He founded Star CRM as a means to fulfil his passion for solving problems for Clients, using math and technology. STARDriver® CRM Engine is the realization of that vision! When not providing innovation and inspiration to his team, you will find him scuba diving, running marathons, duathlons, triathlons and riding fast bikes!
Sharada has over 20 years of CRM experience across the Asia-Pacific region. With her strong skills in marketing, data, analytics and technology, Sharada has been a trusted advisor to many Clients across industries. She has rolled out several platforms for Clients encompassing CRM software and services. She joined Kareem's quest for creating CRM excellence in Asia in 2002 and brings structure, focus and clarity to the team at Star CRM. When not chasing the team on day-to-day operations, she enjoys marathons, duathlons, kickboxing, yoga and cooking !
Lavanya has over 10 years of experience across Malaysia and India. Her unique blend of skills cuts across project management, PL/SQL, Oracle Apex, React, BI tools and business analysis. Lavanya solves countless problems for Clients each and every day! She manages the delivery of software projects for our Clients and makes things happen with her kick-ass software development team ! When not working, she is a dedicated mother of two and a fabulous cook! She cooks a mean Hyderabadi biryani for the team every now and then!
Jonie brings to the table over 15 years of experience in loyalty and campaign management. She previously headed up the loyalty program for MBF cards and has also had the amazing experience of being an entrepreneur in the restaurant business. She leads business development and manages the delivery of CRM software and services for our Clients in Singapore. Her interests outside of work include diving, travelling, reading and movies. She is also devoted to her neices.
“We are extremely proud to be presented with the 2018 Frost & Sullivan Malaysia CRM Cloud Vendor of the Year award. Ultimately, regardless of what industry you’re in, it all boils down to the relationship with your customers and how you manage it. We have 12 cutting-edge products and services designed to do just that. Our CRM software and services give our Clients all the ammunition they need to engage with their customers efficiently and effectively. We are constantly pushing the boundaries of technology to make our solutions more intelligent and sophisticated in terms of interaction and engagement with customers. We are currently in the process of enhancing some of our solutions using AI and blockchain technology…we are very excited about this. Watch this space!” said Kareem Qureshi, Managing Director at Star Solutions.
Star CRM was named the Best CRM Cloud Vendor of 2018 by Frost & Sullivan. 33 companies in Malaysia were recognized for their outstanding industry achievements after some rather rigorous benchmarking by Frost & Sullivan. Our awesome Starlites let their hair down and partied the night away at the Hilton KL Sentral !!! :-)
We are stoked about being recognized by APAC CIO Outlook Magazine as No. 7 out of the Top 25 CRM solution providers in Asia-Pacific. We could have not done this without our awesome team and amazing Clients !!!
We have some great parties every quarter. We work hard for our Clients and make it a point to spend some quality time letting our hair down. This was a 70s themed party and what great fun it was !!!