About Us

Joel Hodes

Chief Executive Officer / Co-founder

Joel has over 20 year’s experience as a technical lead in Information Technology companies. He has extensive knowledge in database programming, business process modelling, systems integration and has received recognition from the UK Government for his achievements in data security. Joel has served multinational clients globally and brings a wealth of experience to ZifirSoft. Joel’s ethos is about simple and effective communication. As co-founder of the company, he bring his passion of providing a tool for communication to clients without any barriers.

Saeed Mahmood

Managing Director / Co-founder

Saeed has over 20 years’ experience working on high profile Government projects such as Crossrail, High Speed 2, land, housing and infrastructure projects in UK, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates. Saeed has primarily advised clients on Town Planning Act (TCPA) Legislation and Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects (NSIP). Saeed is interested in information technology and how people’s lives are ever changing through mobile/cell applications and online websites, particularly online shopping, and food delivery. Saeed is also enthusiastic about the transition to electric car technology and avid reader / researcher in this area. Saeed is co-founder of ZifirSoft and aim to work with investors and stakeholders to build the company organically.