Chairman & Managing Director
Benefited by his
stay at Kuwait for 14 years getting to know the intricacies of a business organization, back at Chennai, Mr. Basheer Ahamed
was offered to take the reins of Abacus Education, which was in the starting phase in India.
It was a very bold initiative from his
own side to head the organization venturing into a new field in children's brain skills development.
Abacus mental arithmetic made a revolutionary presence thereafter.
A field to explore the hidden skills in the children to surface and the benefits of the program through the enhanced brain skills were no doubt a rare and attractive opportunity for him.
The concept, though excellent, was new to India and the team, which was handling required a thrust in the marketing area.
Mr. Basheer Ahamed
understood the ground reality and effectively mixed the marketing facets and adopted sincerely and waited for the results.
Right market channeling, effective publicity, pricing keeping client focus and more than all empathetic approach and sincere service motive took him to the height he
has reached today.
Under the leadership of Mr. Basheer Ahamed
, attained the enviable record of having conducted Abacus Mental Arithmetic Competition at the National level, with the increased intake of contesting students, which grew year after year - from 475 students (year-1999) to 11,000 students in the fourth year, a great distinction indeed.
The 4th National Abacus & Mental Arithmetic Competition, India - 2004 created ripples by its unique features.
Participation of 8257 students in the Competition made the event enter into the Limca Book of World Records - an enviable achievement.
Invitations from His
Excellency Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, Former President of India & His Excellency Shri P.S. Rama Mohan Rao
, Governor of Tamilnadu
to witness demonstrations by trained students and to hear the brief about the concept/program stand testimony to the efficacy of the program.
Election of Mr. Basheer Ahamed, CMD., as the 1st Indian to be the Member of Executive Director Council of World Association of Abacus and Mental Arithmetic (WAAMA) China, has been an honour for the country.