Amar is an accomplished professional with over 20 years of experience in supply chain, consulting and technology industries.
He has been elected to represent the technology domain on the Board of Directors of “The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA)” headquartered in Miami, Florida. This association presents the voice of the global air cargo industry to the regulators. He is the youngest Board Member and the first from technology industry to be appointed on this prominent global industry association’s board. He also has the unique distinction of being the first and only Indian to receive the “CILT International Young Achiever Award – 2009” for his work in transportation technology. He is the Chairman of IT committee of “Maharashtra Chamber of Commerce, Industry & Agriculture (MACCIA)”.
Amar’s passion is to bridge the technology gap between the developed and developing logistics industries globally and his talented and passionate team at Kale Logistics has developed disruptive new generation technology solutions for the logistics industry which are transforming the industry and raising the levels of technology adoption in the SME sector of logistics industry in India & Globally. Their work has received global accolades from several international forums as being the “Best Technology Provider to the Logistics Industry” for last 7 years. Amar also assists several governments on conceptualizing trade facilitation initiatives to usher in “Ease of Doing Business” using digital technology.
The foundation of Amar’s excellent domain expertise is his rich educational background with a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering and an MBA in Supply Chain Management from India’s premiere institute- NITIE.
As an entrepreneur, Amar believes that you need to be positive even in the worst of the situations. Amar also believes that there is no substitute for hard work, an entrepreneur has to sacrifice today’s pleasures for tomorrow’s success and one has to be prepared for losing the work-life balance in the early days. Finally, he believes that every dream gets a chance and it is up to the entrepreneur to hang in there till his time arrives.