Amit is defined by his curiosity about how individuals and groups think, feel and behave. He believes that our personas and relationships are hugely influenced by the stories we tell ourselves and others. Amit encourages learners to examine and redesign these narratives using frameworks of cognition, emotion and communication. He conducts individual coaching sessions and group workshops for corporates, academia, and the social sector.
Before he set sail as an independent coach and consultant, Amit worked for 21 years in diverse domains with several organisations, including The Times of India, India Today, NIIT and The World Bank. A constant learner himself, he has an MA in English Literature and an MSc in Computer Science. He is now learning photography.
- MSc, Cleveland State University
- MA, University of Delhi
Provost, Anant National University, Ahmedabad; ex-Ashoka University; Patna University; Rabindranath Tagore Institute (RTI), Mauritius
Institution Builder & Author; ex-McKinsey & Company
President, SDSN Association; ex-Sustainable Development Solutions Network, Reliance Foundation, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Design Thinking Practitioner & Evangelist, ex-Hindustan Unilever Ltd., CoForge
Strategy & Leadership Consultant; Angel Investor; ex-McKinsey & Company, Temasek
Chief Marketing Officer, Drums Foods International; ex-Colgate-Palmolive, Coca Cola India
Senior Research Fellow, Psychology Department & Lecturer, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Behavior Scientist; ex-Ashoka University, PepsiCo, Accenture
Dean, Young India Fellowship, Ashoka University; ex-ESPN, Synergy Communications, 9.9 Group