Amar Panchal is the Co-Founder and Chairman of Akraya. He founded Akraya with Sonu Ratra in 2001. Amar possesses over a decade of management, international business development, technology consulting, product management and software engineering experience.
As a Co-Founder of a high-growth services company, Amar leads by example. Clients consistently appreciate his dedication to deliver outside-the-box custom solutions to meet the challenges at hand. Amar’s eye for talent and his deep-seated faith in empowerment and accountability has helped grow Akraya into an employee-driven organization where each member relishes the power and respects the responsibility.
As a fervent advocate of fighting climate change in the corporate office, Amar invests time and resources to ensure that Akraya’s carbon footprint is minimal. He also serves on the Board of Directors of Pacific Service Credit Union (PSCU), one of the largest Credit Unions in the US with over $1 billion in assets. Amar holds an MBA Degree in Information Systems from Symbiosis International Education as well as a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science from the University of Pune, India.