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Why SSI?


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Decades of experience

Mature methodology based on 24 years of custom solution delivery

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Accelerate time to market

Our agile practices and infrastructure reduce development cost and time

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Cutting edge technology

Deep repository of technical knowledge, infratructure & tools


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Global delivery model

We leverage global talent and expertise to deliver an optimized solution

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Highly skilled resources

Our stringent hiring only accepts top 2% candidates. Only the best become part of our team

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SSI Framework

With years of development experience our own technology framework helps accelerate development


Shoaib Abbasi


Shoaib Abbasi’s experience in mathematical optimization, advanced analytics, and software design across several industries has enabled SSI to create and deliver truly innovative solutions and services. Shoaib has an MBA from The University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and a MSc. and BSc. from Cornell University in Operations Research & Industrial Engineering.

Bernhard Schimunek

Managing Director Germany

Bernhard has 20+ years hands-on experience in business development, international project management and business unit management of technology corporations. Bernhard has previously held roles of chairman of the openAPC Foundation, CEO of Business Consulting Schimunek, COO of IPC Fab automation GmbH and Managing Director of MKS IPC Products GmbH. He has worked extensively in areas of real-time data integration and aggregation, advanced analytics for industrials, Internet of Things (IoT) applications and Enterprise Architecture Management (EAM) applying modern Big Data Analysis.

Shahab Ashraf

General Manager Operations

Shahab Ashraf is the General Manager for SSI Development Operations. Shahab joined SSI in 1999, and as a Principal helped develop financial systems and human capital strategies for SSI’s Fortune 500 customers. Shahab has a MSc. Engineering from Northwestern University and MBA from LUMS.

Humayun Latif

VP Technology

Humayun has 15+ years experience leading key functions including product development, architecture, delivery, and scaling development teams. He holds a MSc. in Information Networking from Carnegie Mellon and a BSc. in Commerce & Computer Science from McGill University, Canada. He has taught software engineering at Harvard University and serves as a mentor at various Tech Incubators in the Chicago area.

Kristen Wookey

VP Client Engagement

Kristen has 20+ years’ experience leading business process redesign, optimization and software implementation projects. She oversees design and specifications for clients and oversees testing of all new software iterations, among other roles. Previously, Kristen was Director of Implementation for Management Results, Inc., where she worked on software implementation and project management for enterprise resource planning and asset management. Kristen received her BA in accounting from Heidelberg College.