Sajid Fazalbhoy has over five years of experience in the IT services space. He founded Amedeo Software in 2005 which focused on voice recognition technology. This enabled his company to win long term mobile value added services and call center solution software development projects. Sajid also oversaw roll out of the ROVP ( Reliance owned voice portal using Voice Genie ) which hosted multiple VAS applications. Further Amedeo Software developed projects for Alcatel Lucent, Genesys Telecom Labs, Nuance, Infosys, Reliance Communications, Airtel, Symbiotic Infotech and a number of US customers. He exited the business in 09 handing over various teams to Amedeo s customers. Sajid has experience in team building, managing projects, sales and business development. As part of the family business he also has experience in the commercial real estate development space, currently overseeing a project in Andheri.
The family business also has interests in telecommunication infrastructure and photographic equipment having joint ventures with Konica Minolta and Polaroid. Sajid started making seed and early stage investments even before joining Mumbai Angels. He has a BBA from Regents Business School, London. Further he has completed courses at the Indian School of Business ( ISB ) in venture capital and private equity. Sajid is a fellow of the Mumbai chapter of the Startup Leadership Program. He is currently training to obtain his private pilot s license.