Leadership

Executive Team
Dr. Mohammed Khurrum

Dr. Mohammed Khurrum

CEO and President

Dr. Mohammed Khurrum has many stories to tell – and most of them center around his vast “hands on experiences” in Senior Living. His approach stretches from the strategic shaping of IT for Senior Living Communities to an empathetic one that understands that in Senior Living – everything is of the essence.

With over 25 + years in the Telecommunications Industry a PhD degree and multiple Masters Degrees in related fields, Mohammed’s longtime passion has been to make operations in senior living communities seamless. As the founder and the engine behind Exordium Networks, Mohammed’s mantra is “Business is done with People”. With that belief, the Exordium Team is guided towards developing personal relationships with clients and being there for them when it is needed the most.

Prior to starting Exordium Networks, Dr. Khurrum previously worked at Sonus Networks, specializing in IP Telephony and Communications and also served as a Consultant to MCI. He has a Doctorate degree and a Double Masters from the University of New Mexico and University of Memphis.

He resides in the McKinney, Texas area with his wife, adult children, elderly parents – and his sweet young grandchild. Dr. Khurrum enjoys spending his time being involved in the local community.

Yasin N. Halai

Yasin N. Halai

Chief Technology Officer

Specializing in IT Policy, Procedure Development, Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity, Yasin, with 18 + years in the Technology industry is responsible for the technical vision and direction of the organization and leads a team of IT Leads and Support Specialists on multiple projects, building sites, from strategic “build out phase” to go live. At Exordium Networks, he has been responsible for introducing Managed Services to the portfolio of services that are integral to Exordiums core.

Yasin has worked and traveled the world, managing and implementing IT Strategy in the African continent, specifically in Kenya and Tanzania. This vast experience has allowed Yasin to develop a solid understanding of the industry and brings that perspective to his current role as a Chief Technology Officer.

According to Yasin, the best part about IT is the opportunity to learn something new each day and share that knowledge to help others solve business challenges. Outside of work, Yasin enjoys spending time with his wife and three children in Grapevine Texas.

Rashida A. Rasheed

Rashida A. Rasheed

Director of Communications

Rashida Rasheed brings to Exordium Networks a unique set of qualities and experiences that are adept to showcase the Exordium brand and its potential in transforming communication – specifically in operations of senior living communities – in this day and age of globalization. Having a background in Education and Business Administration and experience working with Non Profit Organizations, Rashida has a strong record of success in creating relationships and achieving pragmatic results.

At Exordium Networks, she has been responsible for leading her team on revamping the Exordium media and digital presence. On the client end, she works to develop personal relationships to increase client “happiness level” along with providing tools that allow clients to get the most out of their services. She strongly believes that “communication is key.”

Rashida has studied at the University of California, Davis and has a Masters Degree in Education with a minor in Business Administration. Rashida continues to partake in ongoing education, including virtual and in person learning, including “JEE” – based in Mombasa, Kenya.

She lives in Plano, Texas with her husband and four daughters. Rashida likes to spend her time being involved in the local community, spending time with family, reading, and embarking on adventures.

Abdeali M. Khurrum

Abdeali M. Khurrum

Director of Product Development

Abdeali Khurrum is our resident ideation machine charged with keeping track of the myriad ways technology is developing every day. From implementing efficient and secure infrastructure in the cloud, promoting real-time collaboration tools in the office, and helping clients cut through marketing fluff, Abdeali makes sure Exordium is positioned to provide its customers the perfect fit of services for current and future needs.

Abdeali’s education in Aljamea tus Saifyah, Surat has prepared him with a mix of analytical skills to evaluate situations and people skills to communicate these results easily and effectively. He is also currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Library Science. This knowledge and experience compiled with day to day organizational know how has helped Abdeali steer Exordium to continue to be innovative and efficient. He is currently based in the Exordium Home Office and loves traveling to customer sites to understand their needs more closely.

Above all, Abdeali is a true innovative spirit who spreads his passion to the team and those that are in his company. Abdeali resides in Texas with his wife and young son – who is an adventurer in his own right.

Amjad Mehmood

Amjad Mehmood

Chief Architect

MCS, CISSP, CISA, CHEIT, MCPS

Amjad has been involved in Exordium Networks since its conception. He is an Information Security Management professional with hands-on experience in enterprise security, risk management, datacenters, Security Operation Center (SOC) and Network Operation Centers (NOC). Having worked with global teams and clients in different countries around the world, Amjad has a strong record of success in deploying robust IT security architecture and infrastructure. He has over 17 + years of experience in information security management with emphasis on information security, networks, and operational compliance. At Exordium Networks, he is the “brain” behind the security infrastructure team and leads with the precision needed for such a task.

With a Masters Degree in Computer Science, Ajmad has served as an Architect overseeing many projects, most recently with Bell Business Market, Canada.

He resides in Canada with his wife and two children. When he has free time, Amjad enjoys travelling and spending time with family.

Nisar Ahmad

Nisar Ahmad

Senior Manager

Software Development
Nisar has been with Exordium Networks since its beginnings. He is a Software Development Professional with 20+ years of experience in the communications industry – specifically in Telecom IP PBX Systems, Software Process, e-medical systems, Graphical User Interface, and Nurse Call / Application Development. At Exordium Networks he has focused on the quality and efficiency of communication, focusing on the development of the senior care application.

With a Masters Degree in Computer Science, Nisar continues to stay abreast of new technology, languages, applications, operating systems and best applications practices in the senior living industry. Having previously worked at Touchstone Communications as a Senior Software Engineer, Nisar brings to Exordium Networks his expertise in communication systems, specifically Development and Integration with Wireless Nurse Call Systems. With his vast leadership experience, Nisar has worked to establish and continues to grow the Exordium PK office.

Nisar resides in Islamabad with his wife and two daughters. When he has free time, Nisar enjoys a good game of Chess and is passionate about exploring nature.

Dr. Munira Vajihi

Dr. Munira Vajihi

Director of Telemedicine / Human Resources

As a physician, Dr. Munira Vajihi brings the on the field medical expertise needed for the new growing field in telecommunications – telemedicine. She has worked as an obstetrician, treating patients in multiple settings in various countries. Her passion has been to make treatment less of an obstacle and more of a seamless process, specifically in the senior living industry.

Before joining the Exordium Team, Munira practiced as an ER Physician. She has a Masters Degree in Health Administration and Gerontology. This has allowed Munira to bring to Exordium a greater understanding of senior living and senior care.

Dr. Munira is known for her perseverance and a gentle but “no nonsense” approach that works to increase efficiency and ensure that the “job gets done.”

Dr. Munira resides in Houston, Texas. She enjoys lending a helping hand to whomever may be in need. Another fact – her cooking is irresistible – she is known for making great dishes – on the spot!

Aqil M. Khan

Aqil M. Khan

With 10+ year experience, Aqil brings his diverse technical expertise to the Exordium family. Ensuring the fuel of the Exordium Networks never runs out, Aqil is a source of energy for the technical arm of the client network. From network support to key technology strategies, he adds to the overall value of the Exordium family. He believes that clients are the best part of the family, so he makes sure they never have any sort of problem. He is robust, vigilant and the heart of technical support.

Aqil has a diversified knowledge of IT infrastructure and their technical aspects. He has previously worked for Telenor Group and Apollo Telecom. He makes sure the server and network infrastructure are always there to supply blood to streams of Exordium Networks by achieving 99.9% uptime. Advanced troubleshooting is his jewel in the crown.

He lives with his family and resides in Pakistan. He is a computer gamer and a soccer player with love for adaptive learning and community modeling.