Charles Aliahmed of the Detroit suburb of Grosse Point Shores has founded and led numerous companies in the technology, financial, and agricultural sectors. He mostly recently formed Aliahmad Technology, Inc., which creates text-message encryption software. Upon launching the venture, Charles Aliahmed managed its sales efforts in the Middle East and Gulf regions, which led to the company achieving profitability.
Charles Aliahmed established an earlier venture, Quest Financial Services, to provide loans, financial guidance, and investment support to the public. Within six years, his team of more than 50 employees were closing 250 loans each month. In his next venture, Mr. Aliahmed formed Quest Solutions, Inc., which purchases default commercial mortgages to help small businesses. He and his firm also support companies during private placement and restructuring processes, while working closely with lenders, lawyers, and investors.
Prior to creating these companies, Charles Aliahmed founded and led NFA Global Trade, for which he purchased and brokered agricultural products like sugar and rice. As the chief executive officer, he guided the agricultural trade company to high levels of profitability in less than four years’ time.