Azam Saeed is the President of New England Mercantile Group, parent company of TexereSilk.com. He has been driving revenue and business growth for start-ups, turnarounds and Fortune 100 companies. Mr. Saeed’s leadership background spans general management, marketing, business development, corporate strategy and project management with extensive experience in building international partnerships within the Asian markets.
Azam’s career spans various functional areas and industrial sectors. He has held positions with companies such as IBM, Warner-Lambert, Whirlpool, and Sprint.
Since the launch of New England Mercantile Group, Mr. Saeed has served as its president. In this role, Azam established the culture of social responsibility which informs all the company’s business decisions, including product development, human resources and vendor selection.
Azam Saeed’s career has been characterized by a passion for excellence and a refusal to give in when faced with complex challenges. He has built a proven record of business growth, cost reduction and productivity, and has done it all without compromising his core values.
Mr. Saeed received an MBA from the University of Michigan, and a BA in Business Administration from the University of Washington. He speaks fluent Hindi, Punjabi and Urdu and is familiar with Italian. He currently resides with his family in Farmington, Connecticut.