About Us


• Has diverse professional background and experience
• Possesses more than 50 years of collective experience

Key personnel of our Management Team are:

Mohammad Ashraf – Founder / Managing Director
B.Sc.; EAM/ERP; SDLC; DBs; OS (Maniframes & Unix Servers); DWH/BI; Integration

Mr. Mohammad Ashraf has over 44 years of IT experience, mainly in Oil/Gas and Power Generation (Nuclear & Non-Nuclear) sectors. He is proficient in Enterprise Asset Management (EAM - Ventyx PassPort/Asset Suite, IBM Maximo, SAP and Oracle eAM) and Energy Trade & Risk Management (ETRM) systems and their integration with each other, EDM (FileNet/Documentum) and Legacy Systems. He also possesses an excellent proven record in SDLC, Unix/Linux, Infrastructure, Oracle Database Design & Management, DWH/BI, Web Services, Website Development, Android/iOS Apps, and Training.
He has worked in the following companies as direct hire:
Wipro UK Limited : Principal Technical Consultant (EAM - Nuclear)
ABB/Ventyx UK Limited : Senior/Principal Technical Consultant (EAM/ERP - Nuclear Plants)
Indus International/Ventyx UK Limited : Senior Technical Consultant - EAM (Oil/Gas, Energy (Nuclear & Non-Nuclear)
Bilal Islamic University & it's affiliated Ishaq Memorial Trust Hospital, Lahore - Pakistan : General Manager
Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company (UAE) : Lead Systems Engineer & Systems Specialist/Coordinator
Abu Dhabi National Oil Company for Distribution (UAE) : Senior Systems Analyst/Programmer

Details of Ashraf's work history can also be seen at the LinkedIn (http://uk.linkedin.com/in/ashrafmohammad).

Working as Senior/Principal Technical Consultant in the UK based organistations, he has performed EAM/ERP/CRM key leading roles in the following countries/companies:
UK: Indus/Ventyx Offices, British Energy and Magnox Nuclear sites
USA: Indus/Ventyx Offices and NextEnergy Power Plants
Canada: BC Hydro Nuclear Plants & Accenture Offices, Vancouver
Italy: AGIP – EniData, Milan
Czech Republic: APP Office - Prague & CEZ Power Plants
Hungary: Paks Nuclear Power Plant & Accenture Office, Budapest
Estonia: Eesti Energia, Tallinn
France: Electricity de France (EDF) Nuclear Power Plants, Paris
Romania: Cernavodă Nuclear Power Plant – CNE
U.A. E.: Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company (ADMA-OPCO)
Bahrain: Bahrain Petroleum Company (BAPCO)
Kuwait: Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) & Kuwait Gulf Oil Company (KGOC)

Dr. Saima Naeem Ashraf – Senior Director
Doctor of Medicine (MD) Degree from Ovidius University, Romania;
Professional Diploma in Ultrasound (Medicine) - Post Graduate Medical Institute - Lahore, Pakistan;
DCPS (Healthcare System Management) - College Of Physician & Surgeons - Karachi, Pakistan;
Professional Diploma in Career Development - Dubai, UAE

Dr. Saima Naeem enjoys a vast international experience mainly in healthcare organisations. She is determined and responsible, with more than 20 years of success boosting efficiency and streamlining procedures, focused on overseeing smooth managerial, personnel, and operational facets. Dr. Saima effectively balances targets with resources and optimize long-term success. Her skillset encompasses Performance Improvement, Decision-Making, Background Investigation, Recruiting Prowess, Personality & Career Testing, Career Development Planning, Task Delegation, Event Management, etc.
Her skillset encompasses Performance Improvement, Decision-Making, Background Investigation, Recruiting Prowess, Personality & Career Testing, Career Development Planning, Task Delegation, Event Management, etc.
Besides discharging her duties as Medical Officer / Senior Medical Officer in the Government Hospitals of Karachi, Rawalpindi, Sheikhupura and Lahore, Dr. Saima has earned fame at Managerial levels in the following institues, hospitals and universities:
* 2004 - 2006 : Vice Principal - Vocational Training Institute (VTI), Sheikhupra - Pakistan
* 2007 - 2009 : Principal - College Of Nursing, Murshid Hospital Care Centre, Karachi - Pakistan
* 2008 -2009 : GP & Administrator - Al Shifa Clinic, Karachi - Pakistan
* 2010 -2013 : Deputy Manager - R.A.K Medical and Health Sciences University, Ras Al Khaimah - UAE
* 2015 -2019 : Visiting Counsellor - Sharjah Humanitarian Services, Sharjah - UAE
* 2019 - Present : Freelancer - Pakistan Institute of Medical Advancement, Karachi - Pakistan
She belongs to a well-known Karachi Business Family and has been running and managing her own local and international busincesses for the past 15 years. She has joined our Board of Directors on honourary basis and we anticipate to benefit from her extensive experience of Management and Administration.

Mrs. Farhat Batool – (Hon.) Director - Training & Global Services
MBA (Bahria University, Karachi - Pakistan)

Madam Farhat is serving Pakistan Navy since 2010 as a Senior Officer. She has a pleasant personality and possesses rich experience of Executive & Professional Training for Team Leadership and Corporate Development. She has served in the fields of Training, Research & Development, and Business Consultancy in commercial, government and military sectors. Besides delivering professional lectures for senior officers of armed forces at their headquarters, she has conducted several Guest Speaker Programmes as well at leading business institutes of the country, e.g., National University of Sciences & Technology (NUST).
She was adjudged as the Best Instructor / Trainer in Pakistan Naval Forces in more than one year. She has trained foreign military officers from Turkey, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain, Gambia, Sudan, Bangladesh, Mianmar, Sri Lanka and Burma. Farhat has designed and imparted professional training in the areas of Leadership & Empowerment, Art of Public Speaking, Managerial Skills, Strategic Management, Stress Management, Conflict Management, Crisis Management, Emotioanl Management, Entrepreneurship Skills, Innovation & Creativity, Decision Making & Problem Solving, Corporate Grooming, Project Management, Team Building & Workforce Diversity, Workplace Ethics, Change Management and Quality Management, etc.
With such a rich experience, Ma'am Farhat Batool will manage, in particular, Training department of this company. She is a resilient and adaptable leader who is enthusiastic for growth and success of a company and clients. Since change is constant and inevitable for the improvement of a company business, Farhat Batool remains flexible to accomplish success thereby.

Rafed Naeem – Director Technical Services
BS Computer Science - FAST National University of Computer & Emerging Sciences - Karachi, Pakistan

Board of Directors at Swarm IT Solutions Limited welcomes onboard an energetic Computer Science undergraduate, Rafed Naeem Ashraf. He will discharge his duties as Director Technical Services.
Rafed has a pleasant personality and is an adaptable leader. He accepts positive change as constructive and considers other people's concerns during day to day operations. Rafed Naeem has an uncanny eye towards detail. His passion towards smooth running of the company processes would certainly lead to qualitative as well as quantifiable achievements. He is a keen learner and always welcomes new ideas. We anticipate to learn and gain a lot from the energetic approach of Rafed.


• EAM/ERP - Ventyx PassPort & Asset Suite, Maximo, SAP, Oracle eAM and other systems like ODOO, NetSuite, WorkWise.
• ETRM - Ventyx Energy Trade Risk Management System.
• System / Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
• Energy Trade and Risk Management (ETRM)
• Project Management
• Management of Operating Systems (Mainframes & Unix/Linux)
• Design and Management of Databases – Oracle, SQL Server, PostgreSQL and mySQL
• Data Warehousing & Business Intelligence
• Data Management, Data Load & Migrations
• Systems Integration of EAM / ERP Systems with Doc Management Systems (FileNet, etc.) and Legacy Systems
• EAM - Technical & Functional Training
• Infrastructure
• Website Design & Development
• Apps Development
• Content Management
• Documentation : Requirements Gathering, Feasibility Study, Hardware Sizing Study, Systems Analysis & Design, Business Analysis, Gap Analysis, System Specifications, Program Specifications, Customizations, Technical Plans, Implementation Plans, Performance Plans, Disaster & Recovery Management, etc.

Praesidium Consultants

We also have a sister company, Praesidium Consultants (www.praesidiumconsult.com) that was established in 2007 and has its offices in Islamabad and Karachi. It has alliances with renowned international Management Consultants, Forensic Accounting/Revenue Assurance/Law Firms. It has a proven record of high standard services that were provided to Government of Pakistan (GOP), Auditor General of Pakistan, Ministry of Finance-GOP, Ministry of Communication-GOP, National Highway Authority-GOP, National Logistic Cell of Pakistan Army, Witribe Telecom, Pakistan Telecommunication Ltd (PTCL), Mobilink, Federal Board of Revenue-GOP, LT Engineering (LTE), National Engineering & Scientific Commission (NESCOM), and numerous private organisations.