A strategic leader with more than twenty years of progressive experience in Business Administration, Project Portfolio Management, and Information Systems. Nine years Management Consulting experience with global consulting firms, six years of multi-discipline experience across Accounting, HR, and Business Operations Management; eight years as an IT Executive for a Public Company, and five years as CEO of an IT Managed Services startup. Proven track record with a broad range of industries, including Hospitality, Real Estate, Banking, Finance, and Management Consulting.
In 2012, Irfan founded QualIT One, LLC; to provide IT Services to real estate clients. The company was spun off as an independent IT Services Company, from Lexington Realty Trust, where Irfan had been serving as the Chief Information Officer. QualIT One offers IT Managed Service packages of varying degrees. The company also provides Project Management Consulting Services for design, development, and implementation of Business Applications and IT Infrastructure. QualIT One has also developed a Commercial Real Estate SharePoint (CRES) suite of products, that can dramatically improve organizational productivity.
Irfan has also served in the CIO role for Lexington Realty Trust - a public REIT headquartered in New York City, first as an employee for four years, and then as an Executive Resource from QualIT One. In this role Irfan transformed the IT team into a customer focused, efficient organization with expertise to lead complex initiatives across multiple business disciplines.
Prior to joining Lexington, Irfan served as an Assistant Director at Capgemini (formerly Ernst & Young Consulting), where he was last responsible for Project Portfolio Management. Irfan oversaw large systems implementation projects for a wide range of clients, and geographically diverse resource pools. Irfan authored the “Project Management Standards” for Capgemini IT Group, and trained numerous Project Managers.