Jeff Weiner Principal
- Responsible for all business development, marketing and sales activities.
- Other responsibilities include guiding SoftStar's overall vision and strategy.
- Over 25 years of computer, software, and IT services experience.
- Before Founding SoftStar Jeff held executive sales and management positions with Texas Instruments, and several smaller software firms.
- B.A. in Economics from The University of Massachusetts.
- MBA From Ohio State University.
Sujay Pidara Principal
- Responsible for all technology teams as well as all service delivery.
- Over 20 years of experience in the Software Services industry
- Sujay has a proven record in leading and managing the development of complex solutions for Fortune 100 clients.
- Domain knowledge includes HealthCare, Financial Services, Retail, Distribution, Education, Media, Publishing, Marketing and Advertising Industry expertise.
- Prior to SoftStar he was The Director of program management with Sapient and was The Director of delivery and technology with Metamor/Xpedior.
- Awarded a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Bangalore University.
- Holds a Master's degree in Computer Science from Western Illinois University.
Kapil Sood Principal
- Responsible for all Client Engagement Activities
- Over 25 years experience in the Computer and Software Services Industry
- Led many large national engagements stretching over multiple years serving clients in various industries. .
- Before his work at SoftStar he was a Sr. Vice President of Xpedior and was instrumental in developing and implementing strategy for growth in the Asia/Pacific region.
- Prior to Xpedior, he was with Metamor, where he led the growth of Metamor Technologies from a 2 person firm to a dominant IT firm in the Midwest with $70MM in annual revenues.
- Earned a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from The India Institute of Technology, and a Masters degree in Electrical Engineering from The University of Houston
- Holds an MBA Degree from The University of Chicago.