Surpassing Standards International LLC is a project management and interior design consultancy firm founded in 2011. Since then, the SSI team has worked with some of the best names and on some of the biggest projects across the Middle East. 


Our portfolio includes corporate offices, business centres, commercial outlets, real estate, hospitality, and high-end private residences. 


Maggie Rodrigues, Operations Manager

Maggie has worked in Oman for 25 years and has a strong background in Contracts & Project Management, which includes planning, scheduling, progress monitoring, costing, claims, and contract closeouts. 


Surinaa Triveen, Founder, Interior Designer

Founder of Surpassing Standards International, Surinaa Triveen is an Interior Designer boasting a portfolio of hotels, offices, banks, and high-end luxury residences, which showcase her intuition for pairing the classic with the modern. Her openness to evolving and reinventing her style is demonstrated throughout the projects she has managed. 


Levi Caldino, Design and Project Management - Head

Levi has been with SSI for 6 years. He comes with the added experience of managing projects in Qatar, and has worked on everything from commercial buildings to military institutions.



Khoulah Saleem, Architect & Interior Designer

Khoulah Saleem has been with SSI since its beginnings. With 17 years of experience in managing projects of various disciples such as corporate, hospitality & residential, her flexible aesthetics and devotion to detail, brings the client’s distinctive vision to life. She provides oversight and leadership in executing projects from planning to completion.


Sameer Gola, Architect & Interior Designer

Sameer is a young, dynamic designer who experiments with designs & spaces at both micro and macro levels. His background strongly aligns his designs towards environment-friendly solutions and sustainability.

He has been with SSI for the last two years

He has also been awarded the Indira Gandhi National award in the year 2008.


Ishak Ibrahim, Designer & Project Coordinator

Ishak Ibrahim did his engineering in Interior Design from Bangalore University, and brings 12 years of work experience to SSI, including in tendering works.

"Working with SSI is a different experience. Since I joined the company, they have given me the freedom to explore myself in various aspects of the project such as designing, execution and client relations".