ABOUT HITEN

 

Hiten is an author, entrepreneur and community leader.

Hiten has served as visiting faculty member at IIT-Bombay, Thakur Management Institution and several other institutions in India. After completing his B.E. in electronics from K. J. Somaiya College of Engineering in 1992, Hiten participated in post-graduate program at IIT-Bombay Shailesh Mehta SOM, IIM, Ahemdabad and leadership program by faculty from Harvard Business School.

In 1995, Hiten founded CGS Infotech – a company currently serving 5000 clients in 40 countries. CGS Infotech has partnership with tech companies such as Google, IBM, Godaddy. In Sept 2014, Hiten received Certificate Of Appreciation from Consulate General of United States for the contribution he has made to India-US trade and technology transfer.

Hiten is serving as National Committee Member for IT for India’s Premier Chamber of Commerce FICCI. He provides leadership for FICCI’s efforts towards Indo-Gulf trade. In May 2012, Hiten was invited to represent India & speak at Prestigious Indo-Arab Convention which was attended by foreign ministers and business leaders of top-10 Arab nations.

Hiten is founder and mentor for Sakar Trust which has facilitated over 12 senior citizen entertainment programs and donated resources to several NGOs for mid-day meal, child girl education and healthcare improvement. Sakar Trust has had positive impact on lives of almost 100,000 people.