Joined July 2013
Amit has a master’s degree in Computer and Information Science from Auckland University of Technology and a bachelor’s degree in Information System Management from Manukau Institute of Technology. He has over 10 years of experience in designing and developing business intelligence solutions across different industry (Healthcare, Finance, Telecommunication, and Advertisement).
Tell us a bit about your background.
I was born in small town called Surat in Gujarat, India but I've always lived in Mumbai, India. Initially came to New Zealand in 2001 for further studies and later decided to stay in this beautiful country.
How did you get into BI/Data?
I initially started my career as a software developer and later joined the Finance Team at PwC as an Analyst to help with reporting and data warehouse development. During my role with the Finance team at PwC, I got really interested in data and I've been delivering BI solutions ever since.
What's your most memorable WhereScape/NOW moment?
I will always remember my first mountain biking event (The Raglan Race) with WhereScape colleagues during a storm and each one of us completed the event successfully.
What do you do outside of the office?
I enjoy cycling and running.
Give us a fun fact about yourself.
I only started using computers (emails, etc.) in 1999 but I can't live without them now.