Amit Patni is a promoter shareholder of Patni Computers and former Director of PCS Technology Ltd. The Patni group was a pioneer in Indian ITES. The promoter family stake in Patni Computers was divested in May 2011 in a sale to iGATE Corporation at a value of $1.5 billion. Amit has an MBA from Babson College, Boston, USA, and 22 years of extensive experience in technology, software, and projects. He has extensive experience in the computer hardware and components market in India and overseas. In his various roles, Amit has independently ensured the implementation of Greenfield projects and launched new business operations.
Currently, Amit Patni is Founder & Director of RAAY Global Investments (Family Office), Co-founder & Chairman at Nirvana Venture Advisors (40 Million USD Digital & Internet Venture Fund), Co-Founder and Partner in The Hive-India (A Big Data Incubator), and Director at Waterfield Advisors ( A Boutique Family Business Advisory Services Firm). Amit established RAAY Foundation (the philanthropic arm of Amit Patni Group) to structurize and formalize his family philanthropy and adopt causes close to him and his wife, Ruchi.