Helo Mustafa

President and Co-Founder

Authentic leader dedicated to driving purposeful growth, building employee-focused cultures, and leading innovations that create smarter organizations

About Helo

Helo Mustafa is the President and Co-Founder of M2 Strategy. His passion for using technology to drive ROI has resulted in the development of M2’s award-winning Smartsheet Solutions Lab. The Lab includes repeatable templates tied to M2’s proprietary methodologies and has supported 300+ commercial and Federal sector clients and is routinely recognized in national publications for its innovation and ability to reduce costs. His fresh perspectives on the collaborative work execution market have resulted in Global implementations with the world’s largest companies and recognition as Smartsheet’s Federal Partner of the Year the last two years. Additionally, his dedication to an employee-focused culture at M2 has resulted in the Firm being named a National and Local Best Workplace for the last 5 years in a row.

Prior to Co-founding M2, Helo held leadership positions at Oracle, Boeing, PricewaterhouseCoopers, and IBM. He was instrumental in the development of a cloud-based architecture for a startup firm that was sold to IBM. His expertise is sought out by clients for thought-leadership on how to transform their cultures, workforce structures, and business processes.

When he is not working, he is Paying It Forward – a key M2 core value – giving back to local charities with a focus on children and families including coaching and fundraising for local youth sports teams and financial and volunteer support to community food banks.


Helo has a Master’s Degree in Engineering Management and a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering from the George Washington University in Washington, DC.

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A strategy and management consulting firm whose motto, Think Differently & Work Smarter, is integrated in all components of our solutions and operations.

7900 Tysons One Pl, Ste 240 McLean, VA 22102

Phone: (703) 822-5600