Amit is a Principal/Partner in PwC’s Customer Advisory practice with more than 20 years of general management, product development, pricing, technology innovation, business development and strategic marketing experience. In his last 5 years as a management consultant, Amit has advised numerous Technology and Telecom companies in business strategy, product planning and go-to-market. Amit is PwC’s lead for Pricing for the TMT sector.
Prior to joining PwC, Amit held senior leadership roles at Xilinx and MIPS Technologies. He served as Vice President of Vertical Markets at MIPS. Before MIPS, Amit was Sr. Director and General Manager of the Aerospace/Defense and Computing markets at Xilinx with P&L responsibility and product planning, marketing, product management, engineering and operations for over $400 million in revenues. Prior to this role, he ran all pricing and forecasting for Xilinx, a $2.4B in revenues company. Most recently, while at Foundation Capital, Amit was acting as an interim CEO for one of the portfolio semiconductor companies. Amit has a BS in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University, a MS in Electrical Engineering from San Jose State University, and a from University of California-Berkeley’s Haas School of Business. Amit has three granted patents and authored two books.